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zoey made 5 1/2 cups of trail mix for a camping trip. she wants to divide the trail mix into 3/4 cup servings. if zoey decides to us the 3/4 cup servings how much more trail mix will she need.explain

1. Henry

5 1/2/(3/4) = 5 1/2 * 4/3 = 11/2 * 4/3 = 44/6 = 22/3 = 7 1/3 servings.
2/3 of a serving needed:

2/3 * (3/4)cup = 6/12 = 1/2 cup needed.

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