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JA1Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\[\frac{ 27 }{ 105 }\] Simple question, It's just I forgot the rules here xD
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JA1Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Multiple Choice Answers Are: \[\frac{ 9 }{ 37 }\] \[\frac{ 18 }{ 70 }\] \[\frac{ 18 }{ 96 }\] \[\frac{ 18 }{ 63 }\]
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sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
well find the common factor and cancel out, i would start with 2, if 2 doesn't factor out of both, then i'll move on to 3, until i find a common factor
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JA1Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ok got it, and so my objective would be to make sure that both the numerator and the denominator are divided by the same number?
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sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yes, and once u do that, find out what the result of both the numerator and denominator are when u divide them, the answer will come smiling at you :) trust me
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JA1Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ah I see, thanks a bunch I had forgotten how to do this xD
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sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
it's tricky though, don't jump to conclusions after dividing, some multiplication is involved to find the right answer
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JA1Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ah I see, yah I am usually thorough with my math so I hope I don't mess up lol
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sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
lemme know what u decide as your answer :)
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JA1Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
What I don't get is that they have to be proportionate and 18 does not go into 27...
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sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
why are we talking about 18 and 27?
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JA1Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Well the answers all have 18 as the numerator except for A
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JA1Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I mean the factor I chose was 3, it fot perfectly into both.
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sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
okay so let me try to help you here :)
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sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1376601529477:dw
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JA1Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ok so I had gotten as far as getting 9/35 but I had no clue about the second part...
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sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
divide both numbers by 3 and you get 9/35, multiply both numbers by 2 and u have your answer :) i figured you had an idea when u mentioned 18, idk how u got 27 though lol, what did u do exactly?
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JA1Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Well I saw that both 105 and 27 had a common factor of 3 so I divided by that, but I didn't know you had to multiply afterwards I was confused because all the other answers didn't go into 27 (18) so I was confused lol but I get it now, btw do you always multiply by 2?
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sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1376601760610:dw
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JA1Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Well thanks a bunch, I was so confused on this lol
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sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you don't always multiply by 2, if you don't find your answer after dividing, find a number that if you multiply by both numerator and denominator, you'll get the desired result. it doesn't have to always be 2. because really, any number divided by itself is 1.
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JA1Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yah you cleared that confusion up when you mentioned how 2/2 is actually just 1
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JA1Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
But thanks so much, this will help me a lot
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sasogeekBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
no problem, anytime :)
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