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A grocery store shelf can hold 4 large boxes of laundry detergent. The store clerk put 25 boxes of laundry on the shelves. What is the least number of shelves needed for the display.

  • Grade 3 -

    25/4 = 6 1/4

    Should the clerk use 6 or 7 shelves? Why?

  • Grade 3 -

    7 beacause there is no such thing as 1/4 a box

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