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Pippa filled 1/8 of a jar with blue stones, 1/4 of a jar with yellow stones, and 1/2 of a jar with purple stones. how much of the jar is filled altogether?

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Ms. Sue
1/4 = 2/8
1/2 = 4/8
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1/8 + 2/8 + 4/8 = ____/8
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