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  • one year ago

1. What is the value of (1/2)3? A. 1/8 B. 1/6 C. 11/2 D. 1/2 i know C. is Incorrect

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  1. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    1/2 * 1/2 * 1/2

  2. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    - a half multiplied by itself 3 times

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so B. ???

  4. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    when multiplying fractions just multiply the top parts and multiply the bottom parts for example 1/3 8 1/3 = 1*1 / 3*3 = 1/9 its not B

  5. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    * that should be 1/3 * 1/3

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    will it be 1/8 thier is no 1/9

  7. welshfella
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    the 1/9 was just giving you another example how did you get 1/8?

  8. welshfella
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    its 1 on the top of course because 1*1*1 = 1

  9. welshfella
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    2*2*2 = ?

  10. anonymous
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    2+2+2= 6

  11. welshfella
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    NO - you are ADDING - you multiply them * means multiply

  12. anonymous
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    oh :O

  13. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    (1/2)^3 means 1/2 to the power 3 which is 1/2 times 1/2 times 1/2

  14. anonymous
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    so the answer is A.

  15. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    yes 1/8

  16. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thx you

  17. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    yw

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