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The Truth About A&W's Third-Pound Burger and the Major Math Mix-Up

By now you've probably heard the story: once upon a time, A&W Restaurants released a third-pound burger that failed to catch on thanks to a misunderstanding of fractions. Just how accurate is this tale of math mistakes and fraction flubs? Read on...

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Download a Free Copy of the A&W 100th Anniversary Book

In 2019, we released a book to commemorate a century of A&W Restaurants featuring memories, photographs, and stories from those who made the milestone possible: our friends, family, and fans. ...

April 29, 2020 Read More

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