Algebra 1

you are hiking. the total weigh of your backpack and its contents is 13 3/8 pounds. you want to carry no more than 15 pounds. how many extra water bottles can you add to your backpack if each bottle weighs 3/4 pound?

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  1. 15-13 3/8= 1 5/8 or 13/8
    (13/8)/(3/4)=?

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