# 1/2 cup fraction word problem

posted by .

Jane is using a recipe to bake cookies.Recipe calls fo a little less than 1/2 of choc chips. Which amount is less than 1/2?

4/8 2/3 4/7 3/7
off the top of my head I see that 4/8 is equal

should I use ldc and make
2/3 4/6
4/7 8/14
3/7 6/14

then what?? should I reduce??

then I will be back to
2/3
4/7
3/7
with the differet denominator and cant tell which one is smaller

• 1/2 cup fraction word problem -

1/2=(1*7)/(2*7)=7/14

• 1/2 cup fraction word problem -

hey it equals 2 how i just know

• 1/2 cup fraction word problem -

If you filled 2 1/5 cup,how many 1/5 cups would you need?

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

A recipe that makes 18 cookies calls for 3/4 cup of sugar. How much sugar is needed to make 24 cookies using this recipe?
2. ### Math

A recipe that makes 18 cookie calls for 3/4 cup of sugar. Howbmuch sugar is needes to make 24 cookies using this recipe?
3. ### Math

Stan's recipe for sugar cookies serves 5 people. He wants to make enough cookies for 10 people. If his recipe calls for 1 1/2 cups of butter, how much will he need if he doubles his recipe?
4. ### Math

Leah is making chocolate chip cookies and the recipe calls for 3/4 cup of chocolate chips. If she wants to make 2/3 of the recipe what fraction of the chips will she need?
5. ### math

Francis is baking cookies. The recipe for chocolate chip cookies calls for 2 2/3 cups of flour, the recipe for peanut butter coolies calls for 2.75 cups, the recipe for ginger snaps calls for 5/2 cups. If francis wants to use as little …
6. ### Math

- 2 1/4 cups all purpose flour - 1 teaspoon of backing soda - 1 teaspoon of salt - 1 cup (2 sticks) of butter softened - 3/4 cups of sugar - 3/4 cup of packed brown sugar -1 teaspoon of vanilla extract -2 large eggs -2 cups of chocolate …
7. ### Math

A cookie recipe calls for 1/4 cup of brown sugar for one batch of 24 cookies. How many cups of brown sugar would be needed to bake 144 cookies?
8. ### Math

Mary has 2/3 cup of chocolate chips. A cookie recipe calls for 1/2 cup of chocolate chips per batch. How many batches can bury make using all of her chocolate chips?
9. ### prealgebra

A recipe for chocolate chip cookies calls for 1 cup sugar and 1 1/4 cups of flour. If the recipe makes 3 1/2 dozen cookies, how many cups of flour will be needed to make 12 dozen cookies?
10. ### math

a recipe that makes 16 cookies call for 1/4 cup of sugar and 2/3 cup of flour. Janelle wants to proportionally increase these almost to get a new recipe using one cup of sugar. using the new recipe how much flour should she use?

More Similar Questions