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  • one year ago

Which arrangement for these numbers is from least to greatest? -5/8, -7/9, -4/5, -3/7 A.-7/9, -5/8, -3/7, -4/5 B. -4/5, -7/9, -5/8, -3/7 c.-4/5, -5/8, -7/9, -3/7 d. -3/7, -4/5, -5/8, -7/9

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  1. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    i find these easier if i convert all the fractions to decimal use your calculator so for example -7/9= -0.7778

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Do i just divide the top and bottom numbers?

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    4/7 I think.

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    My possibilities were 6/7, 4/5, 4/7, & 11/6

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i got it wrong, it was 6/7 :/

  6. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    divide yop by bottom

  7. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    -6/7 = -0.857 -7/9 = -0.778 4/5 = -0.8 -3/7 = -0.429

  8. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    oh ne -6/7 -5/8 = -0.625

  9. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    -4/5 is the lowest

  10. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    B is the correct option

  11. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    remember we are dealing with negative numbers so -0.8 is less thnn -0.7 |dw:1440009064683:dw|

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