# math

Anita bought 13 yards of fabric for her costume .After cutting out the costume ,she had 3 and 5/8 yards left over.How much fabric did she use to make her costume?

Change the problem to fraction, in eights:

Anita bought 104/8 yards of fabric for her costume .After cutting out the costume ,she had 29/8 yards left over.How much fabric did she use to make her costume?

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