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  • one year ago

I have a one-half gallon container of lemonade and want to divide it into one cup servings. A cup is one sixteenth of a gallon. How many cups would I need? A. 6 B. 7 C. 8 D. 10

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I think its 10

  2. sleepyjess
    • one year ago
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    If a cup is 1/16 of a gallon, how many cups are in 1 gallon?

  3. sleepyjess
    • one year ago
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    Welcome to OpenStudy :)

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thank you & 6?

  5. sleepyjess
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    1 cup = 1/16 gallon 2 cups = 2/16 gallon 3 cups = 3/16 gallon etc.

  6. sleepyjess
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    How much of a gallon would 6 cups be?

  7. anonymous
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    6/16

  8. sleepyjess
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    Yes!

  9. sleepyjess
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    So how many cups would a full gallon be (16/16)?

  10. anonymous
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    6

  11. sleepyjess
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    6 would be 6/16, we need 16/16 :)

  12. anonymous
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    im confused

  13. sleepyjess
    • one year ago
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    To make a full gallon, we would need 16 cups of lemonade

  14. sleepyjess
    • one year ago
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    But we have half a gallon of lemonade, so how many cups would be in HALF a gallon

  15. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    10?

  16. sleepyjess
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    What is half of 16?

  17. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    8

  18. sleepyjess
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    Yes!

  19. sleepyjess
    • one year ago
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    So one-half of a gallon is 8 cups

  20. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thank you

  21. sleepyjess
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    No problem! If you need any help getting around the site, just let me know :)

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