# Math

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Mary and Aperna worked together to mow a neighbor's lawn. They were paid \$25.50. To split the money equally Mary wants to divide by 2. Aperna disagrees and says that we need to multiply. by how much do we need to multiply? explain. Please help i don'seem to understand how can they multiply to split the money equally.

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Multiply by 1/2 or 0.5

Is your answer the same as dividing by 2?

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Thank you so much and yes it is.

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You're welcome.

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