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Max has a 1/3 of a pound of pretzels and wants to share equal parts between himself and a friend. How much pretzels will Max's friend receive?

Correct answer:

x =  0.1667 lb

Step-by-step explanation:

m=1/3=130.3333 lb n=1+1=2  x=m/n=0.3333/2=16 lb=0.1667 lb



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