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    Fractions in Real Life

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    Describe a real-world problem you have encountered, in either your personal or professional life, in which you needed to use fractions or decimals to solve the problem. Explain the strategy that you used to solve the problem in addition to the actual solution.

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    I worked in a retail job as a teenager. During my time at this job, I was trained to the paperwork portion of the payroll for the other staff members. In order to configure this, our computer system set up the amount of time a person spent working in the form of a fraction. For example, it would be 35 ...

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