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anonymous
 5 years ago
how do u do this problem 1178/166.97???
anonymous
 5 years ago
how do u do this problem 1178/166.97???

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can you manipulate the division so you are dividing by a whole number and not change the value of that fraction?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what i dont get what yew are saying

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so...what you are doing is trying to divide correct?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so..to make things easier...you want to divide by a whole number...dividing by a decimal like 166.97 is tough So my question to you was...can you change that division, so that you have a whole number you divide by and not change the value of the problem

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0soo like 1178/166,970

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay nice!...you are getting the idea...but your numbers a bit off.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so you changed the divisor by a multiple of 1000...what i mean is you multiplied the divisor (166.97) by 1000 to get 166970 but if you do that...you must also multipy the divident (1178) by 1000 or you change the value

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok im in 6th grade and yew are talking on a 10th grade level can yew break it down please :)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this is what you are doing right?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what i am suggesting is that you do something...so that the bottom of this fraction is a whole number...like this

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that's what you thought of when you gave me your last answer

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok thats wat im doing

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay good...BUT...you cannot just do that...because if you multipy by 1/1000 like that...then you are changing the value of your fraction

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so what do you think we can do...so that you don't change the value of your fraction...do something about that 1/1000

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0try viewing my question

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so mastery...do you have some clever way...to change that 1/1000 so that it won't mess with the value of your fraction?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0call me taylor i didt mean to put mastery and wat

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0k, taylor...did they tell you in class that when you multiply anything by 1 then it does not change the value?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so for example...: 5*1 = 5; 13*1 = 13; 1512*1 = 1512

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so anytime you multiply something by 1 ...you never change the value...that includes fractions

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i dont know anything about that

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ooooooo i think i get it

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so for example: 1/2 * 1 = 1/2 3/5 *1 =3/5 37383 / 37382 *1 = 37383/37382 and so on

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0just any fraction times 1 is still the same fraction...

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay the next thing you need to know is that if you have a fraction...that has the same number on top as on the bottom...then it's always equal to 1

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0like... 3/3 = 1 or 5/5 =1 78/78 =1 1000/1000 = 1

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well, let's do one step at a time...do you believe my last statement...as long as the top number is equal to the bottom number it is equal to 1

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so what im trying to say is that what you did earlier:

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is almost correct...but you cannot multiply by just 1/1000 you have to do it by 1000/1000...like this:

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0because this way...you multiplied by something that is equal to 1 and that won't change the value of your fraction, but now you have a whole number on the bottom...and you can simplify or divide

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is there an easier way to do this

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0not really the only thing you can do to make the numbers look a bit smaller is to use 100/100 instead of 1000/1000...cause 100/100 will do the trick...you went a bit overboard with multiplying by 1000/1000...but it gets the job done: so you can do this:

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0see how doing it this way also gives you a whole number on the bottom...now you can simplify or divide as well

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i dont get what yew are saying!!

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0sorry you are gonna have to be more specific

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0eveything u said so far

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0please go back to the beginning of this thread and reread what i wrote...hopefully you will have a more specific question once you do that

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what was the last line that made sense to you?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0never mind i got it!!!!!!!!! thanx sooo much

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0cool, you are welcome! I'm glad you didn't give up. Good luck
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