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moazzam07
 one year ago
At Sami's Shoe Warehouse, it takes fraction 4 over 5 of a day to complete fraction 1 over 10 of an order of sneakers. At this rate, how long will it take to complete the entire order of sneakers?
6 days
8 days
Mixed number 11 and 1 over 4 days
Mixed number 12 and 1 over 2 days
moazzam07
 one year ago
At Sami's Shoe Warehouse, it takes fraction 4 over 5 of a day to complete fraction 1 over 10 of an order of sneakers. At this rate, how long will it take to complete the entire order of sneakers? 6 days 8 days Mixed number 11 and 1 over 4 days Mixed number 12 and 1 over 2 days

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Set up the two fractions together like this

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry, my equation tool isn't working

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The left is the amount of time it takes to do the work, the right is the amount of work done right? So you want your 1/10 to equal 10/10 or 1

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac{ 4 }{ 5 } = \frac{ 1 }{ 10 }\]

moazzam07
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so what should i do to turn 1/10 into 10/10

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What can you do to 1/10 to make it equal to 1?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well if 1/10 means one part of ten, you would want to multiply it by ten

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0And since we have 4/5 and 1/10 as a part of the same equation, we have to do the same thing to the left as we do to the right

moazzam07
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so multiply both sides by 10?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So\[\frac{ 1 }{ 10 } \times \frac{ 10 }{ 1 } = \frac{ 4 }{ 5 } \times \frac{ 10 }{ 1 }\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes, which should reduce to 8

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0And we remember the one should now equal one load of sneakers equals eight days of work

moazzam07
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you, i have 24 more questions can you help?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I can offer advice, but I won't solve them all for you. Find one of the harder ones

moazzam07
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What is the first step needed to solve 3 over 4 the whole multiplied by x minus 3 equal negative 18? Add 3 to both sides Subtract 18 from both sides Multiply both sides by 3 Divide both sides by 4

moazzam07
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think its add 3 to both sides

moazzam07
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac{ 3 }{ 4 } x  3  18\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Then yes, it should be add 3 to both sides

moazzam07
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then i got Which fraction is equivalent to negative 2 over 3? 2 over negative 3 negative 3 over 2 negative 2 over negative 3 2 over 3

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Negative signs on fractions can be pulled out. Think of it as a division problem instead of a fraction 2/3 is going to return a negative number, right?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Two negatives and two positives both return a positive number

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Nope, 2 divided by three would be positive

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0If there is one negative in the equation, it will be negative, so it should be 2 over negative 3
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