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anonymous
 5 years ago
which fraction is closer to 1/2, 4/10 or 7/12?
anonymous
 5 years ago
which fraction is closer to 1/2, 4/10 or 7/12?

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0To solve this problem, you will need to convert all denominators to a common denominator. Do you know how to do this?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0look at what you are trying to figure...the best way is to look for common denominators... between 4/10 and 1/2...you get 4/10 and 5/10 and between 1/2 and 7/12...you get 7/12 and 6/12 since 1/12 is smaller than 1/10, you would go for 7/12

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks  converted the denominators and figured it out.
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