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Julia's recipe for apple fritters makes eighteen fritters and uses half of a cup of milk. Julia wants to make six fritters. How much milk will she need?

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    Use a proportion and solve for x.

    (1/2)/ 18 = x / 6

    18x = (1/2) * 6

    18x = 3

    x = 3/18 = 1/6 cup milk

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