anonymous 5 years ago dividing by a fraction will increase the answer but multiplying by a fractionwill decrease the answer. true or false ?

1. myininaya

false counterexample: $3/2 \div 4/3= 3/2 \times 3/4=9/8 but 3/2>9/8 this decreased the answer$

2. anonymous

depends on the fraction. This is only true if$\left| fraction \right| <1$ If not, this is false