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anonymous
 one year ago
Penny uses 3/4 yard of fabric for each pillow she makes. how many pillow can she make using 6 yards of fabric? Do I turn 6 into a fraction, use the reciprocal and cross multiply?
anonymous
 one year ago
Penny uses 3/4 yard of fabric for each pillow she makes. how many pillow can she make using 6 yards of fabric? Do I turn 6 into a fraction, use the reciprocal and cross multiply?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0first off, there is no such thing as "cross multiply"

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0In my school they use cross multiplying as simplify im only in 6th grade

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0divie \(6\) by \(\frac{2}{4}\) which is the same as multiplying \(6\) times \(\frac{4}{3}\)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0tell your teacher satellite73 said there is no such mathematical operation as "cross multiply" and to remove that from his or her vocabulary

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0answer is 7 and 1/2 pillow cases

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0in any case your job is to compute \[\large 6\div \frac{3}{4}=6\times \frac{4}{3}\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its called cross simplifying

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0cancel first, multiply last the answer is not seven and a half

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0there is not such thing as "cross simplifying" either or "simplify" for that matter

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Honestly rounding that was mental math and it is close to the answer and it is cross products

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I got 8 as an answer, is it correct?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0three goes in to six two times, two times four is eight

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ever heard of cross products...

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I simplified both fractions

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes of course for vectors

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ps i might sound dum because im really really really tired

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.06/1 / 3/4 = 6/1 * 4/3 = 24/3 = 8 so 8 pillowcases

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0And cross multiplying is a term used in Core Connections/ CPM 6th and 7th grade math.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0And i am not in a mental state of making right choices because I just took a shower which "Woke" me up and I can't fall asleep

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ima go help people with science :)#Science is the best!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It is basically what i did above just taken out of fraction form: dw:1444099440255:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry for the weird scribbles. Although you wouldn't really use cross multplication here because there are no variables in the fractions.
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