A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
chevygirl
 3 years ago
put 15 over 20 in simplest term
chevygirl
 3 years ago
put 15 over 20 in simplest term

This Question is Closed

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What's the common term of both the numerator and denominator?

chevygirl
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so would it be 4 over 5?

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No... But you are close!

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What is the common term?

chevygirl
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you mean denominator? cause it would be 5

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well : dw:1352589697359:dw

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1So the idea in simplyfing fractions is that you want to divide both terms by that largest value.

chevygirl
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.04 over 5 4 over 5 4 over 5 how can you tell which one is right?

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Check your math. You divided wrong.

chevygirl
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1352590023002:dw

Dido525
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Indeed! You are dividing by a negative :) .
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.