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Thus the amount which is blue is
To perform this multiplication I first write 15 1/3 as a mixed fraction. 15 is (15 × 3)/3 = 45/3 so
Thus
Hence 9 1/5 square feet of the second of the second quilt is blue. Can you now find how much of the first quilt is red? Penny  


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