Posted by Anonymous on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 8:57pm.
1/2 is multiplied by a fraction and the product is 3/8. What is the fraction

math  Ms. Sue, Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 8:59pm
(1/2)x = 3/8
x = (3/8) / (1/2)
x = (3/8) * 2
x = 6/8 = 3/4

math  Bridgett, Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 9:01pm
1/2 and 3/8
for the numerator, what can be multiplied by 1 to get 3?
for the bottom number of the fraction, what can be multiplied by 2 to get 8?

math  Anonymous, Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 9:09pm
Thanks!
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