Two Methods for Dividing Fractions by Fractions

Emma’s Soup Problem

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Emma’s Soup Problem

Emma made 134 quarts of soup. She is serving the soup in bowls that hold 38 quart each.

How many bowls can she fill?

  • Solve this problem using any method you wish. Use the division expression you wrote in the Opening.
  • Check your answer.

Did you rewrite 134 as a fraction? Would rewriting both fractions so they have a common denominator help you find the answer?