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6-99.

Show how to divide $3$ pieces of licorice among $4$ people. How much does each person get?

First, draw a diagram to represent $3$ pieces of licorice.

Then divide each of the three ''licorice'' into $4$ pieces to represent the $4$ people sharing the licorice.
Designate which portion is for which person.

$\text{Each person gets }\frac{3}{4}\text{ of a piece of licorice.}$