Ihave 1/3 of a chocolate bar. Lana gives me 3/5 of on. How much do I have now?1/3 + 3/5 = 5/15 + 9/15 = 14/15
Ihave 3/5 of a pie. My evil sister Katie steals 1/3 of a pie. How much do I have left?3/5 – 1/3 = 9/15 – 5/15 = 4/15
Ihave 1/3 of a milkshake. Ellen asks for 3/5 of what I have. How much does Ellen get?1/3 *3/5 = 3/15 = 1/5
   Lily and I are walking my dog for exactly 3/5 of    a mile. He meets a friend every 1/3 of a mile.    How many friends...
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  1. 1. Ihave 1/3 of a chocolate bar. Lana gives me 3/5 of on. How much do I have now?1/3 + 3/5 = 5/15 + 9/15 = 14/15
  2. 2. Ihave 3/5 of a pie. My evil sister Katie steals 1/3 of a pie. How much do I have left?3/5 – 1/3 = 9/15 – 5/15 = 4/15
  3. 3. Ihave 1/3 of a milkshake. Ellen asks for 3/5 of what I have. How much does Ellen get?1/3 *3/5 = 3/15 = 1/5
  4. 4.  Lily and I are walking my dog for exactly 3/5 of a mile. He meets a friend every 1/3 of a mile. How many friends does he meet?3/5 divided by 1/3 = 3/5 divided by 3/1 = 9/59/5 = 1 and 4/5Therefore, he meets one friend, and there would be another friend in the distance.

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