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Lisa and Gage are painting a room. If Lisa has painted 1/6 of the room and Gage has painted 1/4 of the room, what fraction of the room remains to be painted?
 3 years ago
Lisa and Gage are painting a room. If Lisa has painted 1/6 of the room and Gage has painted 1/4 of the room, what fraction of the room remains to be painted?

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Walleye
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Whenever you are working with fractions make sure you put all the fractions in common denominators! Then add the two fractions and see how much of the room has been painted

Walleye
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1actually it is 1/6 + 1/4 = 2/12 + 3/12 = 5/12

patbatE21
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0That is what I got Walleye

patbatE21
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What fraction of the room REMAINS TO BE PAINTED, therefore 12/12  5/12= 7/12

Walleye
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ah yes good point patbat. You're correct!

patbatE21
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm gonna post some more
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