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Francis is baking cookies. The recipe for chocolate chip cookies calls for 2 2/3 cups of flour, the recipe for peanut butter coolies calls for 2.75 cups, the recipe for ginger snaps calls for 5/2 cups. If francis wants to use as little flour as possible, which cookie whould he make? explain your reasoing

asked by lisa
  1. well,
    2 2/3 = 2.66
    2.75 = 2.75
    5/2 = 2.50

    So, which is least?

    posted by Steve

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