Problem of the Week for April 24, 2017
This is due by Friday, April 28th.
The Corner Ice Cream Shop has three different types of toppings. The amounts shown below were on the shelf at the end of the day on Monday.
7/8 gallon chocolate sauce
3/8 gallon strawberry sauce
4/8 gallon caramel sauce
On Tuesday, the shop used 3/8 gallon of chocolate sauce, 1/8 strawberry sauce, and 2/8 gallon of caramel sauce. What was the total amount of toppings, in gallons, remaining at the end of the day on Tuesday?
Show your work.
Answer: ______________________ gallons
Explain how you got your answer.