If Scarlet made 2 1/2 pounds of trail mix. If she puts 5/6 of a pound into each bag, how many bags can Scarlet fill?
Write your answer as a fraction or as a whole or mixed number.

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  1. Scarlet can fill 3 bags! It's a simple division problem: 2 1/2 pounds, divided by 5/6 pounds that goes into each bag.

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  2. I have a question, not a answer.

    Doug made 1 1/2 pounds of trail mix. If he puts 1/6 of a pound into each bag, how many bags can Doug fill?

    Is this division, or multiplication? Also, what is the answer?
    I am a student.

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