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The directions for lemonade say to put 2 cups of the liquid concentrate into 1 gallon of water. If Olivia only wants to make 1 pint of lemonade, how many fluid ounces of concentrate should she use? Explain.

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  1. a gallon is 16 cups
    so, the concentrate is 2/18 = 1/9 of the total volume.

    so, what is 1/9 of 16 fl oz?

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    posted by Steve
  2. Thank you Steve.

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    posted by Phillip
  3. sure. Sometimes you have to clear away the words and just ask

    what have I been told?
    What do I already know about the subject?
    What do they want to know?

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    Dnmooa

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