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Summer2011
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Can someone please explain the process of reducing? I know the basics but like: 60/20
 3 years ago
 3 years ago
Summer2011 Group Title
Can someone please explain the process of reducing? I know the basics but like: 60/20
 3 years ago
 3 years ago

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mmbuckaroos Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so you find something that they both can be divided by easily in this case I would use 10 60 6 3  = =  20 2 1
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deaton Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
or u can start out by taking out a 20 fro numerator and denominator
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mmbuckaroos Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
60?10=6 20?10=2 6/2 can also be reduced 6/2=3 2/2=1 3 =3 1
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Summer2011 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
What about 15/60 the teacher was explaining a geometry problem and he reduced 15/60. How did he find what number went into 15 and 60?
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deaton Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
you can take out a 15. 15 / 15 1 ___ =  60 /15 4
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Summer2011 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Ok thank you!
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