We need to subtract

1 1/3 - 1/2 = 4/3 - 1/2 (when we convert the mixed number 1 1/3 to 4/3)

= 8/6 - 3/6 (using the common denominator of 6)

= 5/6

She needs 5/6 cup more of sugar for the recipe

Myia I.

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We need to subtract

1 1/3 - 1/2 = 4/3 - 1/2 (when we convert the mixed number 1 1/3 to 4/3)

= 8/6 - 3/6 (using the common denominator of 6)

= 5/6

She needs 5/6 cup more of sugar for the recipe

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