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Kate bought a dozen oranges. She gave away 1 of them. She had
Frank had 8 pencils. He lost i of them. lost pencils.
Frank had a dime.
He spent of it for candy.
There were 6 cups on the table.
Kate took away of them. She took away cups.
Kate had a ribbon 4 yards long. She cut off 1 of it. She cut off yards.
Frank had 12 marbles.
He gave Kate of them.
Frank and Kate picked 64 quarts of berries. They picked pints of berries.
Frank had 7 dollars and Kate had 6 dollars. Together they had dollars.
Kate drank a pint of milk each day. In 6 days she drank
quarts of milk.
KATE. I want to buy a new hair-ribbon. One yard
will be enough, I think.
Frank. Let me measure it with this foot measure. It is just three feet long. In a yard there are
Frank. Yes, and two thirds of a yard are
Kate. In one yard there are
thirds of a yard.
Frank. If the ribbon were two yards long it would
be — feet long.
Kate. If the ribbon were two and one third yards long it would be
FRANK. Look at my new kite. See what a long
tail it has.
Frank. Let us measure it. Three feet and three
feet and one foot are feet. It is feet
Kate. Let us measure it in yards. One yard and
one yard and one third of a yard are
Frank. I don't think that is long enough. I am going to make it two feet longer. It is now
Kate. I think that nine feet is too long. Let us cut off one third of it.