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anonymous

  • one year ago

A car travels 1/6 of the distance between two cities in 3/5 of an hour. At this rate, what fraction of the distance between the two cities can the car travel in 1 hour?

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I think its 5/15

  2. taramgrant0543664
    • one year ago
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    It's not that the top number is right but the bottom is not

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Ok can you guide me threw the steps?

  4. taramgrant0543664
    • one year ago
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    (1/6) / (3/5)=x/1 Unfortunately I'm on my iPad so I can't use the equation thing but this is the initial set up

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    5/18?

  6. taramgrant0543664
    • one year ago
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    When you have a number divided by a number that is divided you flip the bottom and multiply (1/6) x (5/3)=x

  7. taramgrant0543664
    • one year ago
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    And yep you'll get 5/18!

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thank you:)

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