## A recipe asks for 4/12pounds of chicken. How many pounds of chicken are needed to make 1/2of a recipe? Exp

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A recipe asks for 4/12pounds of chicken.

How many pounds of chicken are needed to make 1/2of a recipe?

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I need help ASAP no rush bc i just asked a question but pls hurry

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1 year 2021-08-15T16:00:37+00:00 2 Answers 13 views 0

1. Hey there!

The answer is $$\frac{1}{6}$$

To make $$\frac{1}{2}$$ of a recipe is like dividing by 2, so $$\frac{4}{12}$$ divided by 2 is $$\frac{2}{12}$$, or $$\frac{1}{6}$$.

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