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Jamie has 9 gallons of paint that she needs to pour into containers that hold 0.75 gallon. How many containers will she need? Homework Help ✎

There are 4 one-fourths in 1.
Can you find how many one-fourths are in 9?
Multiplication can help!

There are 36 one-fourths in 9.
We know that the containers hold groups of three one-fourths so can you use division to count how many groups of three there are in 36.

Jamie will need 12 containers.