Posted by **danashia** on Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 5:19pm.

how do you find equivelent fractions

- 4th grade -
**Luke**, Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 5:30pm
Equivalent fractions are fractions that may look different, but are equal to each other. Two equivalent fractions may have a different numerator and a different denominator.

a/b=c/d

- 4th grade -
**Sara!**, Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 5:43pm
to find equivelent fractions you cross multiply them

for exmple:

5/15= 2/6

5x6=30

2x15=30

30=30

- 4th grade -
**Reiny**, Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 6:03pm
start with any fraction

multiply the numerator and the denominator by the same number will give you an equivalent fraction

e.g. 3/8

3/8*(5/5) = 15/40

3/8*(3/3) = 9/24

3/8, 15/40, 9/24 etc are all equivalent fractions

- 4th grade -
**ben**, Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 11:43pm
Hi

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