# You have a pitcher that holds 39.3 oz of lemonade. If each glass holds 8.8 oz, how many glasses can you completely fill?

##### 3 Answers

4 glasses

#### Explanation:

divide 39.3 and 8.8

however, the question requires the glasses to completely be filled and so with these types of questions, you must round down to four glasses of lemonade.

#### Explanation:

This problem can be modeled by the equation

Because each glass must be "completely fill"ed, the partial glass (

#### Explanation:

To solve this problem, you want to divide your

In our case, the dividend would be

You would move both decimal points the same number of spaces, so if you had **It is okay if your divisor is a decimal!**

Now that our divisor is a whole number, we can divide. Our new problem is

So, we would be able to fill up

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