Posted by **ttuuffyy** on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 3:54pm.

Find 3 equivalent fractions for 4/12.

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**Writeacher**, Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 3:58pm
One is 1/3.

What else can you think of?

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**ttuuffyy**, Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:00pm
Well I thought 2/4 was one.

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:08pm
No. 2/4 is not equivalent to 4/12.

Do you see how Writeacher got 1/3 from 4/12?

4 divided by 4 = 1

12 divided by 4 = 3

Let's try another.

4/12 = 2/6

Do you see how I got that?

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**ttuuffyy**, Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:15pm
Yes you divide by 2.But I need 1 more.

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:37pm
What happens if you multiply the numerator and denominator by 2?

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