Posted by Kaiya on .
A quiz has 10 questions Aaron gets 3/5 of the questions right. How many questions did Aaron get right?

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Ms. Sue,
(3/5) * (10/1) = 30/5 = 6

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Kaiya,
Is that how I should explain it to my 3rd grade child?

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Ms. Sue,
Check your child's book to see how it presents multiplying a fraction by a whole number.

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Kaiya,
Too bad her book is at school, shes going to ask her teacher to explain it to her. Thanks for your help!