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There are some hats in a box. 1/6 of them are red, 1/3 are blue, and 3/7 of the remainder are green. If there are 27 green hats, how many hats are there all together?

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  1. 1/6 + 1/3 = 1/2 red or blue
    3/7 * 1/2 = 3/14 green

    3/14 x = 27
    x = 126

    21 red
    42 blue
    27 green

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  2. 1/6 + 1/3 = 1/2 red or blue
    3/7 * 1/2 = 3/14 green

    3/14 x = 27
    x = 126

    21 red
    42 blue
    27 green

    DUH!!! >:)

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  3. Lily receives 30 messages on her cell phone. Of those messages, 1/5 are picture messages and 7/8 of the remainder are text messages. How many text messages does she receive?

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  5. How did you get those numbers?

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