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ScreamScreamScream
 3 years ago
Sloths are treedwelling mammals that live in South and Central America. They sleep for up to 18 hours a day. Write the portion of the day a sloth sleeps as a fraction in simplest form, and as a decimal.
a.
3/4; 0.75
c.
6/8; 0.75
b.
9/12; 0.75
d.
18/24; 0.75
ScreamScreamScream
 3 years ago
Sloths are treedwelling mammals that live in South and Central America. They sleep for up to 18 hours a day. Write the portion of the day a sloth sleeps as a fraction in simplest form, and as a decimal. a. 3/4; 0.75 c. 6/8; 0.75 b. 9/12; 0.75 d. 18/24; 0.75

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LolWolf
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1We have that a sloth sleeps 18 out of the 24 hours in a day, putting this into a fraction: \[ \frac{18}{24}=\frac{18\div6}{24\div6}=\frac{3}{4}=.75 \]

ScreamScreamScream
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait so it is like "a" or "d"

LolWolf
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Which one is in simplest terms? You tell me.
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