Fractions and mixed numbers are often used in everyday life. Discuss a real-life example in which you would need to add, subtract, multiply, or divide fractions or mixed numbers, and show the math!

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I have a Recipe that calls for 1 cup of uncooked rice.  Rice expands 3 fold during cooking.  I have `2 1/2` cups of cooked rice.  How much uncooked rice to I need to add to get the appropriate amount.  To find how much...

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