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## Greg feeds his dog 2/3 pounds of dog food for each meal. Greg has just bought 18 pounds of dog food. For how many meals will the food last?

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Greg feeds his dog 2/3 pounds of dog food for each meal. Greg has just bought 18 pounds of dog food. For how many meals will the food last? Write your answer in simplest form￼￼￼￼

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We can divide 18 pounds by 2/3 pounds to find how many servings of meals the dogs will have.

We will use the keep change flip rule to solve this.

18 / 2/3 is then the same as 18 x 3/2

We then multiply across to get

54/2

This would be 27 meals that the food will last