A community for students.

Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

anonymous

  • one year ago

Write “252 miles per 8 gallons” as a rate in simplest form

  • This Question is Closed
  1. freckles
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    what is the problem? are you having trouble reducing the fraction?

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    yea

  3. freckles
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Well notice both numbers has the ones digit is even which means both numbers are even and are divisible by 2. So you can divide the numerator and the denominator by 2.

  4. freckles
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    after that you may still have to reduce

  5. freckles
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    as they might have other common factors

  6. freckles
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    so what is your fraction after dividing the numerator and denominator by 2?

  7. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy

Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

spraguer (Moderator)
5 → View Detailed Profile

is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...

23

  • Teamwork 19 Teammate
  • Problem Solving 19 Hero
  • You have blocked this person.
  • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

This is the testimonial you wrote.
You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.