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posted by Elijah .
Lisa makes 6 identical flags from 10 meters of fabric. How many meters of fabric does she use for each flag?

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Ms. Sue
What do you think?
I'll be glad to check your answer. 
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Elijah
3/5 meters of fabric

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Ms. Sue
That doesn't make sense.
3/5 * 6 = 18/5 = 3 3/5 meters. But you have 10 meters.
Each flag must have more than a meter in it.
10/6 = ? 
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Elijah
1 4/6

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Ms. Sue
Right. Each flag must have 1 2/3 meters or 1.66667 meters.

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Ana
i don't understand, csn you explain it to me

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Ana
can***

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