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When you multiply two fractions, which one do you flip?
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Rebecca* Group Title
When you multiply two fractions, which one do you flip?
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etemplin Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
neither when you divide, you flip the second one
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JakeV8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You don't flip either fraction...\[\frac{ 2 }{ 3 } \times \frac{ 5 }{ 10 } = \frac{ 10 }{ 30 }\]
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JakeV8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\[\frac{ 4 }{ 12 } \div \frac{ 2 }{ 3 } = \frac{ 4 }{ 12 } \times \frac{ 3 }{ 2 }\]
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Rebecca* Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what about the reciprocal?
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JakeV8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
what do you mean? What about it?
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Rebecca* Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dont i flip the second one?
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etemplin Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
you only use the reciprocal when dividing like @JakeV8 showed you
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Rebecca* Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh okay, thanks guys!! THANK YOU!
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JakeV8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Got it now? :) Glad to help...
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Rebecca* Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes! thank you! so much!dw:1351623857309:dw
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