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    Joane bought 3 1/2 Lbs of strawberries on Monday. Her family ate 1 2/3 Lbs on Tuesday. How many pounds were left on Wednesday?

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    Monday ====>> 3 1/2 lbs
    Tuesday ===> - 1 2/3 lbs

    Wednesday ?

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    Solution Summary

    This shows how to use subtraction of fractions to solve a word problem.