# math

A t-shirt manufacturer uses 5/8 yard of material for each shirt, how many shirts can be made fro 14 & 38 yards of material?

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1. These must be awfully small shirts.

14 3/8 / (5/8)

(115/8) * (8/5) = 944/40 = 23 shirts

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