Posted by **Kelly** on Wednesday, August 23, 2006 at 11:03pm.

13.75 is the same as 12.5 plus a fraction of 12.5. What is the fraction?

HELP.

THANK YOU!!

I would do this.

13.75 - 12.5 = 1.25 difference.

1.25 is 1-1/4 (one and one-fourth) and that is the same as 5/4.

So 13.75 = 12.5 + 5/4. Check this out.

6=7\3=14

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