Lesson: Word Problems with Fractions

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I solved the candy question slightly different, but still got $4 as the answer. 1/3+5/9=24/27 (spent on movie and hat). So the remainder she spent on candy is 3/27. Then i multiplied 3/27*36 and got $4. Thanks!
-Yvonne
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Perfectly valid approach!

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