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Q:
# A loaf of bread is cut into slices of equal size. Some of the loaf is used in a recipe and 2/12 of the loaf is used to make a sandwich. The remaining 7/12 of the loaf is put into the refrigerator. What fraction of the loaf of bread is used in the recipe?

Accepted Solution

A:

[tex]1 = (x + 2 + 7) \div 12 \\ x = 3[/tex]

[tex]1 = (x + 2 + 7) \div 12 \\ x = 3[/tex]