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jim ate 1-4 of a pie and helen ate 1/8.
how much pie was eaten altogether?
how much pies was left?

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1/4 = 2/8
2/8 + 1/8 = 3/8

1 - 3/8 = 5/8

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thursday august 20.2009

1/4=2/8
2/8+1/8=3/8

1-3/8=5/8

♥there are 3/8 pies left and 5/8 pies altogether...

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