OpenStudy (anonymous):

Alice bought of a pound of grapes and ate of a pound. How many pounds were left?

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Your numbers did not come into you question

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Alice bought 8/9 of a pound of grapes and ate 1/3 of a pound. How many pounds were left?

OpenStudy (anonymous):

8/9 - 1/3 in order to add/subtract fractions they have to be over the same denominator. so with is the LCD of 9 and 3

OpenStudy (anonymous):

ok thanks i got it

OpenStudy (anonymous):

alice has 5/9 left

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Great Jasmine...