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posted by smmer .
Crafts. Evette has 41 1/2ft of string. She wants to cut it into pieces3 3/4 ft long. How
many pieces of string will she have? How much string remains, if any?

You could divide 41 1/2 by 3 3/4.
The easier way is to convert these fractions to decimals and divide:
41.5 / 3.75 = ?
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