# math

julia wants to make 8 bows using 18 feet of ribbon.she wants to use an equal length of ribbon for each bow with no ribbon left over.how many feet of ribbon can she use for each bow?

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1. 18/8 = 2 1/4 feet

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2. That's what I thought.so will there be anything left over or is that the exact length of each piece of ribbon she uses?

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3. What did you get when you divided 18 by 8?

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4. 2.25 or 2 1/4

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5. Yep. That's right.

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6. 2r2

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8. ?

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9. Julia wants to make 8 bows using 18 feet of ribbon.She wants to use an equal length of ribbon for each bow with no ribbon left over.How many feet of ribbon can she use for each bow?

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