Real Life Math Problems

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1.

Annie bought a cloth of length $2\frac{1}{3}$ yards to stitch a dress for her daughter. She used only $\frac{2}{3}$ of the cloth she bought. How much cloth did she use for stitching the dress?

a. | $1\frac{5}{9}$ yards | ||

b. | $\frac{5}{9}$ yards | ||

c. | $1\frac{2}{3}$ yards | ||

d. | $2\frac{5}{10}$ yards |

Correct answer : (1)

2.

John earns $36 per hour working as a software consultant. How much does he earn in $\frac{2}{3}$ of an hour?

a. | $24 | ||

b. | $12 | ||

c. | $30 | ||

d. | $18 |

Correct answer : (1)