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Addition and Subtractions using number lines

Interactive practice questions

Fiona has a recipe that requires $\frac{1}{6}$16 cup of sugar, $\frac{2}{6}$26 cup of milk, and $\frac{1}{6}$16 cup of flour.

a

Plot the amount of sugar there is on the number line.

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b

Fiona mixes in the milk with the sugar. Plot the amount of cups the full mix now takes up.

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c

Finally, Fiona adds the flour. How many cups is the final mix? Plot your answer on the number line.

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NA3-1

Use a range of additive and simple multiplicative strategies with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and percentages.

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