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alexisruedebusch
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helen bought 4 gallons of paint to redecorate her family room. if she uses 4/5 of the paint on the family room walls how much paint does Helen have left over?????

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mathischallenge

She has 1/5 left because the total amount of paint would be 5/5, so you subtract 4/5 from 5/5 and are left to only have 1/5 of paint left. Answer: 1/5 paint left

Kotrys520

4/5 of 4 0.80 x 4 = 3.2 3.2 / 4 = 0.8 gallons used 5/5 = 4 gallons 5/5 - 4/5 = 1/5 0.8 = 1/5  Happy to Help!

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