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Mike's truck engine holds 1 1/4 gallons of oil in the engine now, how many more quarts of oil does Mike need to add to fill the engine to capacity?

Having trouble on do I subtract or?? what do I do?

  • Math 6 -

    Some information is missing.

    The engine has 1 1/4 gallons of oil in it now? And the question is how much more oil is needed to fill to capacity (full).

    What is the capacity of oil in the engine?

  • Math 6 -

    Oh oops. if there are 3 quarts of oil in the engine now, how many more quarts...

  • Math 6 -

    1 gallon = 4 quarts
    try it now.

  • Math 6 -

    13 quarts?

  • Math 6 help?? -

    Needs two more quarts?? I feel this is right

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