anonymous
  • anonymous
Multiply and express the product in simplest form.
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anonymous
  • anonymous
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anonymous
  • anonymous
@mathstudent55
anonymous
  • anonymous
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mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
Start like the last one. Multiply the numerators together, and multiply the denominators together. What do you get?
mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
Fill in the numerator and denominator below. |dw:1433102924872:dw|
anonymous
  • anonymous
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anonymous
  • anonymous
@mathstudent55
anonymous
  • anonymous
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mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
Copy my last figure, and fill in the bottom fraction. Then we'll continue.
mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
No. Don't combine the numbers, just fill in they way they are.
mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
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anonymous
  • anonymous
what do you mean?
mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
Remember, teh numerators are being multiplied, and 5 * 4 = 20, not 5 + 4 = 9.
anonymous
  • anonymous
oh ok now i understand!!
mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
Ok. Let me move it to a cleaner figure.
anonymous
  • anonymous
ok
mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
We have this so far. We multiplied the two original numerators together, and the two original denominators together. |dw:1433103252101:dw|
anonymous
  • anonymous
okay!
mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
Now we work on the new numerator and the new denominator.
mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
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mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
We multiply 5 * 4 and get 20
mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
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anonymous
  • anonymous
ok
mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
Now we need to simplify. To simplify, we need to cancel out common factors in the numerator and denominator.
mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
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anonymous
  • anonymous
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mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
I separated the factors out to show what can be canceled.
mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
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anonymous
  • anonymous
A? @mathstudent55
mathstudent55
  • mathstudent55
yes

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