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## Esther uses 6.6 pints of blue paint and white paint to paint her bedroom walls. 3 5 of this amount is blue paint, and the rest is white pain

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Esther uses 6.6 pints of blue paint and white paint to paint her bedroom walls. 3 5 of this amount is blue paint, and the rest is white paint. How many pints of white paint did she use to paint her bedroom walls?

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2021-08-18T14:09:15+00:00
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Answer:2 16/25 or 2.64 pints.

Step-by-step explanation:Turn the 6.6 into a fraction for calculation purposes. you get 33/5. since 3/5 is blue paint and the question wants white paint, calculate 33/5 × 2/5. You should get 66/25 as the answer.