Saturday

December 20, 2014

December 20, 2014

Posted by **Lourane** on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 4:16pm.

2/5 = /20

could you explain the steps I take to find the answer

- math 4th grade -
**Alyonka**, Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 4:19pmyou need to divide 5 by 20.

Then with the number that you get you multiply 2 (the numerator).

That is your answer.

The reason that you take those steps is because whatever you do to the denominator you have to do to the numerator.

- math 4th grade -
**ravi butthole**, Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 4:23pm5*4 = 20 which is your denominator. Then, you take the numerator(2) and multiply that by four because whatever you do to the bottom, you do to the top. 2*4= 8. The answer is 8/20 which simplifies to 2/5.

- math 4th grade -
**dariga**, Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 5:26pm5 and 20 are dinominators

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

4th gr math - Algebra question....Find the missing number. Tell which property ...

MATH - I'M HAVING A PROBLEM WITH THIS PROBLEM,IT SAY'S FIND THE MISSING NUMBER ...

4th grade math - 3. Writing to Explain Use rounding to estimate the product 13...

math - list the necessary steps needed to find the missing answer 2*(3+5)=____-...

9th grade math - x to the 2nd power if x = 3/4 how do you find 3/4th to the 2nd ...

math 4th grade - will those same steps work if the problem is x/12=2/6 will the...

Geometry - You have found an old parchment that describes the location of buried...

4th grade - Writing to Explain: Explain how you can use an array to find partial...

4th grade Math - hello, I'm helping my son with his assignment but unsure if the...

Math - If the average of these four numbers is 21, find the missing number. 12, ...