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Jared on
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multiplying fractions and whole numbers
72 x 5/8 =

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Bosnian,
72 x 5 / 8 = 72 x 5 / 8 = 360 / 8 = 45

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Ms. Sue,
72/1 x 5/8 =
*Multiply the numerators together: 5 * 72 = 360
*Multiply the denominators together: 1 * 8 = 8
72/1 x 5/8 =  360 / 8
To simplify, divide the numerator by the denominator.
360 / 8 = 45