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anonymous
 5 years ago
I need help with simplifying fraction expressions
anonymous
 5 years ago
I need help with simplifying fraction expressions

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hey what do you need help with in particular?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0my aunt told me how to do it, but the teacher says it is wrong and when I asked someone else they got same answer as my aunt

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i do not understand how to multiply and divide fractions

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0umm how did ur aunt do it?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0adding n suctracting them she would find common denominators and then simplify but my teacher says my aunt is wrong

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ah ok, well, multiplying is pretty easy: you just multiple the top number of each fraction and the bottom number of each fraction

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0like this problem 5 3/4 divided by 1 2/3

sandra
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ah ok, so for that problem you can convert it to a nonmixed fraction

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0let me re write that one 5 3/4 \[\div\] 1 2/3

sandra
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so 5 3/4 means 5 whole parts of 4 (20) + 3 parts of 4

sandra
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that is, 20/4 (since 20/4 is 5) + 3/4 = 23/4

sandra
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01 2/3 is saying "I have one set of 3's, and then 2 more"

sandra
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so that means I have 1*3/3 + 2/3 = 5/3

sandra
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now when you divide fractions, it's the same thing as multiplying by 1/(originalfraction), which basically means you multiply by the inverse of the fraction by flipping the top and bottom

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh ok see my teacher does not explain it that thorough

sandra
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so 23/4 divided by 5/3 = 23/4 * 3/5 (I just flipped the 5 and the 3) = (23*3)/(5*4) = 69/20

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i get it know i did be for i get it even better know lol

sandra
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0great! keep in mind you can always check with your calculator that you got the right answer

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ty and i will definitly come back here for help

sandra
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0great will see you around =)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hi can u help me i am trying to help some won but i am not sure
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