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rainbow_rocks03

  • one year ago

What is 12/32 in simplest form?

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  1. rainbow_rocks03
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    no direct answers plz.

  2. rainbow_rocks03
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    @haleyelizabeth2017

  3. haleyelizabeth2017
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    Start off by dividing both 12 and 32 by 2. What do you get?

  4. rainbow_rocks03
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    12 divided by 2 is 6 and 32 divided by 2 is 16 so my answer is 6/16 right cause that is what I put as my answer

  5. haleyelizabeth2017
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    Nope...they can both be divided by 2 still...

  6. rainbow_rocks03
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    but i didnt submit it yet

  7. rainbow_rocks03
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    ok

  8. rainbow_rocks03
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    so 6/2=3 and 16/2=8 which is 3/8

  9. haleyelizabeth2017
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    Yes!

  10. rainbow_rocks03
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    so that is my answer

  11. haleyelizabeth2017
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    correct.

  12. rainbow_rocks03
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    TY!!! :D

  13. haleyelizabeth2017
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    No problem!

  14. rainbow_rocks03
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    17/4 as a mixed number?

  15. rainbow_rocks03
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    @haleyelizabeth2017

  16. haleyelizabeth2017
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    hmmm...how many times does 4 go into 17?

  17. haleyelizabeth2017
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    Er...what is 16/4?

  18. rainbow_rocks03
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    16/4 is 16 over 4 it is an improper fraction

  19. rainbow_rocks03
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    and 4 can go into 17 4 times

  20. haleyelizabeth2017
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    I know. so, what is 17-16?

  21. rainbow_rocks03
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    is that a minus?

  22. haleyelizabeth2017
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    yes

  23. rainbow_rocks03
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    ok thought so then it is 1

  24. haleyelizabeth2017
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    Right. So we are left with \[4 \frac{1}{4}\]Do you understand how I got that?

  25. rainbow_rocks03
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    not really

  26. rainbow_rocks03
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    kinda though

  27. haleyelizabeth2017
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    Since 4 can go into 17 4 times, that's a whole number. Since it doesn't divide evenly, we have 1 left over (1/4)

  28. rainbow_rocks03
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    the 17-16= the 1 and 4 can go into 17 4 times

  29. rainbow_rocks03
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    ohh

  30. haleyelizabeth2017
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    Yep!

  31. rainbow_rocks03
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    but can you explain the whole thing of how to do it plz?

  32. rainbow_rocks03
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    and TY SOOO much for helping me.

  33. haleyelizabeth2017
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    You're welcome! But that's all there is to explain....16/4=4 17-16 = 1 4 1/4

  34. rainbow_rocks03
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    yeah thats how i wanted to see it...TY again!!!! :D

  35. haleyelizabeth2017
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    :)

  36. rainbow_rocks03
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    just one more plz?

  37. rainbow_rocks03
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    is 6/3 less than more than or equal to 10/15 ?

  38. rainbow_rocks03
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    @haleyelizabeth2017

  39. rainbow_rocks03
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    sorry if i am asking for to much. :(

  40. haleyelizabeth2017
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    multiply 6/3 by 1/5...I think

  41. haleyelizabeth2017
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    or 5/5

  42. haleyelizabeth2017
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    so 30/15? it's larger

  43. rainbow_rocks03
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    so which one is greater then the other?

  44. rainbow_rocks03
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    or are they equal?

  45. haleyelizabeth2017
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    ^^^

  46. haleyelizabeth2017
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    look at my last post.

  47. rainbow_rocks03
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    hang on let me write down how the quetion looks

  48. haleyelizabeth2017
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    Okay...

  49. rainbow_rocks03
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    |dw:1443122798501:dw|

  50. haleyelizabeth2017
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    > I think

  51. rainbow_rocks03
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    you think it is A?

  52. haleyelizabeth2017
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    Yes

  53. rainbow_rocks03
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    cause you only put i think

  54. rainbow_rocks03
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    ok thx for the help

  55. haleyelizabeth2017
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    Yw

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