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Fraction word problem: lizard (Full video)

Khan Academy
Supporting grades: 4

Description: Sal solves a fraction word problem about the length of a lizard. The fractions have common denominators. This right over here is 17/8, which you might notice is also equal to 2 and 1/8. But we see that's the length of the lizard's body 17/8. And then they say that the tail is 10/8 inches long.

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