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A farmer placed an order for 11 tons of fertilizer. He calculates that the corn fields will require 6 5/8 tons of it. How much fertilizer will the farmer have left for his other crops?
Write your answer as a fraction or as a whole or mixed number.
He needs 6 5/8
Convert 11 tons to a fraction with the same denominator:
Now calculate 6 5/8:
As a mixed number:
As a fraction:
4.375 is how much he has left for his other crops.