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Julia ate 1 over 2 pint of mint ice cream. Mark ate 3 over 4 of malt ice cream. How many times more ice cream did mark eat?

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    divide the fractions:

    3/4 ÷ 1/2 = 3/4 × 2/1 = 6/4 = 1.5

    That is, Mark ate 1.5 times as much as Julia, or 50% more.

  • math dividing fractions -

    so first remember this saying "leave me,chang me,flip me"
    1/2 / 3/4 =
    1/2 *4/3=4/6
    4/6 which is simplist form
    ANSWER =4/6

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