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AngelDreamGurl

  • 2 years ago

5/6 - 1/3 PLEASE HELP

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  1. Florcelda
    • 2 years ago
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    You can add or subtract fractions if they have the same denominator Find the least common denominator or the least common multiple of 3 and 6

  2. Mertsj
    • 2 years ago
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    What is the common denominator for 6 and 3?

  3. bhhoward
    • 2 years ago
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    1/2

  4. Florcelda
    • 2 years ago
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    It is the least number that can both be divided by 6 And 3

  5. chirag.ahir
    • 2 years ago
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    \[5-2\div6=1\div2\]

  6. Florcelda
    • 2 years ago
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    Or you can make the denominator of 1/3 to be 6, by multiplying both num and dem by 2 that will give you 2/6 Now that the denominators are the same you can now subtract the numerators 5/6 - 2/6 = ? Then simplify to its lowest term

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