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  • one year ago

What is the reciprocal of 1 1/2?

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I just can't figure this out..

  2. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    1 & 1/2 = 1 + 1/2 = 2/2 + 1/2 = ???

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    umm I dunno I suck at math

  4. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    add the numerators, keep the common denominator (2) the same

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Okay..

  6. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    what do you get?

  7. anonymous
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    None of it :\

  8. jim_thompson5910
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  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I'm sorry I still don't understand I am doing a test and need an answer..Will you please tell me

  13. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    No this site isn't about giving answers. Especially on tests

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Please someone help?

  15. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    you should find that \[\Large \frac{2+1}{2} = \frac{3}{2}\] I'm sure you know how to take the reciprocal of that

  16. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    2/3

  17. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Omg is that the answer?!

  18. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    yes

  19. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Thank you

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