Posted by **liz** on Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 6:11pm.

. 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.

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 6:14pm
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/common-denominator.html

http://www.mathsisfun.com/equivalent_fractions.html

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**liz**, Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 6:14pm
excuse me but what is ...

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**liz**, Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 6:16pm
any other suggestions, ms. sue?

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 6:16pm
After you study those web sites, and post your answers, I may have other suggestions.

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**liz**, Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 6:19pm
what I don't get is if I'm supposed to add ,subtract,divide,multiply,or use some of them.

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 6:21pm
Please go back and read your problem. The directions are clear to me.

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**liz**, Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 6:22pm
I get it now. Thank you and sorry for troubling you!

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**noba**, Monday, June 11, 2012 at 7:44am
adam wants to compare the fractions 2/5,1/6, and 1/3

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