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Jessica has 1 2/3 yards of fabric. She uses 2/5 of the fabric to make a pillow. how much fabric did it take to make the pillow? write a number sequence for the following problem

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  1. (2/5) * (5/3) = 10/15 = 1/3 yard

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  2. arithmetic check at last step...

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  3. Thanks, Scott.

    Of course, 10/15 = 2/3

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