math HELP!!
posted by liz on .
. Adam wants to compare the fractions
2
5
1
6
, and
1
3
.
He wants to order them from least to greatest and
rewrite them so they all have the same denominator.
Explain how Adam can rewrite the fractions.

Are these your fractions?
2/5
1/6
1/3
You need to find the common denominator and use equivalent fractions in order to compare them.
http://www.mathsisfun.com/numbers/commondenominator.html
http://www.mathsisfun.com/equivalent_fractions.html 
excuse me but what is ...

any other suggestions, ms. sue?

After you study those web sites, and post your answers, I may have other suggestions.

what I don't get is if I'm supposed to add ,subtract,divide,multiply,or use some of them.

Please go back and read your problem. The directions are clear to me.

I get it now. Thank you and sorry for troubling you!

adam wants to compare the fractions 2/5,1/6, and 1/3