**Question: Laura has 3 green chips, 4 blue chips and 1 red chip in her bag. What fractional part of the bag of chips is green?
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1) UNDERSTAND:

What do you need to find?

You need to find how many chips are in all. Then you need to find how many of the chips are green.

2) PLAN:

How can you solve the problem?

You can

3) SOLVE:

Draw 8 chips.

3/8 of the chips are green.