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karen decorated her mother's birthday cake. one-third of candles are pink, three-eights are yellow, one-quater are blue and the two remaining candles are white. calculate

(a). the fraction of candles that are white.

(b). the total number of candles on the cake.

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    a. Add the fractions:

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

    8/24 + 9/24 + 6/24 = 23/24

    24/24 - 23/24 = 1/24

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