Hawkins1993
3 6 over 7 obelus divided by 9????



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Hawkins1993
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i wish, unfortunately my professor feels math isnt hard enough without these ridiculous terms.

Jack1
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obelus symbol is:
\[.\div \]

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so ur equation is:
\[\frac{ 27 }{ 7 } \div9\]

Hawkins1993
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so how could i possibly divide that? i know i need to turn 9 into a fraction and then flip it into a reciprocal

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divided by 9 = times by 1/9

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2 over 7?

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so same as before, multiplying fractions:
times the top terms together
over
times the bottom terms together
=27x1 / 9x7
=?

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27 over 63

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27/63
=3/7

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spot on

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Thanks Again!!!

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welcome dude