Rebecca*
When you multiply two fractions, which one do you flip?



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etemplin
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neither
when you divide, you flip the second one

JakeV8
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You don't flip either fraction...\[\frac{ 2 }{ 3 } \times \frac{ 5 }{ 10 } = \frac{ 10 }{ 30 }\]

JakeV8
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\[\frac{ 4 }{ 12 } \div \frac{ 2 }{ 3 } = \frac{ 4 }{ 12 } \times \frac{ 3 }{ 2 }\]

Rebecca*
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what about the reciprocal?

JakeV8
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what do you mean? What about it?

Rebecca*
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dont i flip the second one?

etemplin
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you only use the reciprocal when dividing like @JakeV8 showed you

Rebecca*
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oh okay, thanks guys!! THANK YOU!

JakeV8
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Got it now? :) Glad to help...

Rebecca*
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yes! thank you! so much!dw:1351623857309:dw