## Elysium one year ago Emma finished a small bag of her favorite snack that weighed zero point three seven five pound. Wendy ate one-sixth of a one-pound bag of the snack. Who ate more? Explain.

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compare the numbers $0.375$ with $$\frac{1}{6}$$

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you can compare the fractions $\frac{3}{8}$ and $\frac{1}{6}$ or the decimals $0.375$ and $.166666...$

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evidently $$\frac{1}{6}$$ is the smaller of the two numbers