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In a pet store, 1/6 of the puppies are black and and 1/4 are white. What fraction of the puppies are black or white.
My answer is 2/3 of the puppies are black or white.

  • Math Middle -

    (1/6)x + (1/4)x
    = (5/12)x

    5/12 of the puppies are black or white

    (how did you get 2/3 ? )

  • Math Middle -

    5/8

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    2/3 ??????? How are people getting that???????

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