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anonymous
 4 years ago
Which rational number is onehalf of the way between 2 and 6.5: 2.25, 4.25, 4.5, or 4.75? And please explain.
anonymous
 4 years ago
Which rational number is onehalf of the way between 2 and 6.5: 2.25, 4.25, 4.5, or 4.75? And please explain.

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barrycarter
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2To find the average, add and divide by 2, so (2+6.5)/2 = 4.25

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The way between 2 and 6.5 is 4.5. Half of that way is 2.25.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0We have 2 numbers: 2 and 6.5 Onehalf means the answer divides that into 2 parts. So, you need to find the distance between 6.5 and 2, so 6.52 = 4.5 Half of 4.5 is 4.5/2 = 2.25 Got it? :)
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