Number of results: 140,241

**5th grade math (dividing fractions)**

Can you check this problem? How many twelfths are in one sixth? work: 1/6 divided by 1/12 = 1/6 * 12/1 = 2 ans= 2

*May 13, 2013 by Alex*

**5th grade math**

rewrite each pair of fractions as equivalent fractions with a common denominator? 2/3, 3/4

*January 9, 2012 by Alexia*

**5th Grade fractions**

Walt has a piece of rope which is 10 1/3 feet long. He has to cut it into 4 equal pieces. How long will each piece be? I took 10 1/3 divided by 4 which is 2.58333. How can I explain this to my 5th grader in fractions?

*January 24, 2010 by Meghan*

**5th grade math (dividing fractions)**

Hi.. I need help figuring out this problem, sovling for x: 3 divided by x/9 = 5 and 2/5 I was able to solve: x divided by 3/4 = 6 by multiplying 6 x 3/4 = 4 1/2. Just not sure how to solve the first problem. If I change 5 2/5 into mixed number,I still don't know what to do ...

*December 9, 2012 by Alex*

**math**

i dot know how to do dividing apart and im in 5th grade

*August 30, 2011 by lacie*

**5th grade math**

dividing decimasls by 10 100 and 1000 help don't remember how

*November 2, 2009 by noah*

**6th Grade Math**

This is fractions. Not dividing problems. (Ex: 3/5 is a fraction) 5c = 2/3 (divided by) 2/3

*April 21, 2010 by David*

**Mathematics.**

6 and 2/7 divided by 2 and 3/4. I'm very bad at dividing fractions. I just got into this subject of dividing fractions and I'm really bad at it. If you could explain how to divide this expression, that'd be great. Thanks :).

*March 6, 2015 by Anonymous.*

**Math 5th grade**

what are three equivalent fractions for 6/11 and 6/9 and 5/8

*December 9, 2013 by Shauna Garrett*

**5th grade math**

Name two fractions equivalent to 4/6

*August 17, 2009 by lexi*

**5th grade Math**

How do you add fractions with different denominators? Thanks if you help :)

*May 1, 2013 by Kim*

**division of fractions**

Division of fractions is sometimes said to be multiplication of inverses. Elaborate with an explanation and example. If you have a/b divided by c/d this is the same as a/b * d/c If e.g., we have 2/3 divided by 7/9 then we have 2/3 * 9/7 = 6/7 When dividing fractions the rule ...

*October 7, 2006 by Brenda*

**Math 5th grade**

Write two fractions that are equivalent to each fraction. 1. 2/5 2. 21/35

*November 11, 2013 by Tim*

**5th grade math**

use the division rule to write equivalent fractions. 21/51

*December 14, 2011 by Alexia*

**Math 5th grade**

I am working on reducing fractions. How do I find the answer to 12 over 8?

*December 14, 2012 by Miya*

**5th grade math**

use the division rule to write equivalent fractions? 51 --- 120

*December 14, 2011 by Alexia*

**Math 5th grade**

How can I use bar diagrams to divide unit fractions by whole numbers

*April 6, 2016 by catsr2cute*

**5th grade**

compare fractions 7/10 5/8 3/7

*October 27, 2008 by linda*

**5th grade**

which of the fractions are bigger 5/16 or 1/2 or 1/4 or 7/16

*November 2, 2010 by BOPIY*

**math**

unscramble these letter for a 5th grade math question dealing with fractions and decimals. the letters are IPDLISAF

*January 5, 2009 by Deborah*

**5th grade**

How do you add fractions with different denominators?

*January 26, 2009 by Anonymous*

**5th grade**

explain how you know that in fractions 7 divided by 9 is less than 1

*March 1, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Fractions-easy 5th grade**

Multiply and divide. 1) -2 4/11(-2) 2) 5 1/7 / 4 1/8

*March 19, 2011 by Justin*

**5th grade Math**

4 x blank is greater than 12 but less than 16. Answers can be in mixed fractions and/or improper fraction. Can someone please explain how to do this?

*March 11, 2015 by Sebastian*

**5th grade**

Fractions: How do I express in 10ths and 20ths this fraction 30/100? Thanks..

*September 17, 2010 by Cinthia*

**5th grade**

Fractions: How do I express in 10ths and 20ths this fraction 30/100? Thanks..

*September 17, 2010 by Cinthia*

**5th grade**

Fractions: How do I express in 10ths and 20ths this fraction 30/100? Thanks..

*September 17, 2010 by Cinthia*

**Estimating sums and differnces of fractions**

Hello! My 10 year old daughter is having trouble understanding these preparation questions from her math teacher. I know the answer but I don't know how to explain it to her.. I'm sorry if that doesn't make any sense. When I was in 5th grade they taught us differently. Well ...

*December 10, 2014 by Mrs. Trisha*

**Elementary Math**

This is going to seem like a simple question but how do i solve this without dividing.. 5th grade math mom Question: Lester's car can go 15.4 miles on 1 gallon of gas. How far can he go on 0.7 gallons? Thanks

*January 2, 2014 by Sara*

**5th grade fractions**

How do I find a number that when divided by 2/3 gives me a quotient between 1/3 and 3/4

*February 2, 2010 by Meghan*

**5th grade**

Will someone tell me a webpage my daughter can get help on solving equations, word problems w/ algebraic chains...or for 5th grade math. Thank you

*September 10, 2009 by margaret*

**5th grade**

can you explain to me how to add and subtract fractions like 2/5 + 5/12 or 7/12 - 8/9? i'm having trouble on this and i'm always forgetting how to do it.

*February 23, 2010 by brianna*

**Algebra**

Show the similarities between dividing two fractions and dividing two rational expressions using examples of each; explain your steps

*August 18, 2008 by Alexander*

**applied problems with fractions**

For the food drive, the 5th grade has a goal of collecting half a ton of canned goods.

*October 1, 2015 by mike*

**Math**

Hey umm what do you learn in the 5th grade math??? This is for my brother cause he is going to the 5th grade.

*September 4, 2011 by Gen*

**Math-help please**

My daughter is doing 5th grade math division. Her teacher has shown her a different way to divide these days. I know the answer I get (the old way), but can you tell me how you get the answer for 233 divided by 29. They have her "Xing" out the last 3 in 233 and dividing it ...

*January 21, 2009 by Deb*

**math**

rules on adding and dividing fractions

*March 5, 2008 by Darian*

**Math**

What is the rule for multiplying or dividing fractions?

*September 18, 2008 by Don*

**5th Grade student teacher: Needs ur help....**

What fun activity could I use to to teach 5th grade students about the Constitution?

*November 6, 2008 by Samantha*

**5th grade math word problems**

Frank saved 50% by purchasing his airline ticket early. His wife paid full price. If their total was $294 how much was Franks's ticket only? Can someone please explain this to me in 5th grade terms.

*October 24, 2012 by Anonymous*

**5th grade math parent**

Hi the problem reads.......give an example that shows how to use.the distributive property to multiply a number by a sum. All of the numbers you use should be mixed numbers or fractions.........PLEASE HELP!

*November 12, 2013 by Sara*

**5th Grade math**

To: bobpursley - how do you teach a 5th grader how to figure out the answer?

*August 31, 2012 by Sky*

**5th grade**

We are working on Fractions, mixed numbers and decimals. the problem says - write each decimal as a fraction or mixed number in simplest form... 0.7 or 0.08 ....ugg HELP

*February 19, 2009 by Cam*

**Math for 5th graders**

Hi I am a fifth grader I need to learn how ferries wheel in 5th grade math

*January 2, 2017 by Essence*

**5th grade fractions**

I don't know how to figure..24 girls at the picnic..2/5 at picnic were boys. How many students at picnic?

*January 19, 2010 by Meghan*

**5th grade**

what are the answers to the 5th grade unit 1 test harcourt

*November 19, 2010 by Destiny*

**MATH**

there are 400 students at smith Elementary school 1/4 of the students are in fourth and fifth grade, 1/10 of the students are in grade 3, 2/8 are in second grade and 2/5 are in first grade . How many kids are in each grade? (4th and 5th have an equal amount)

*March 24, 2014 by MANISH*

**math c30**

-pi/4 plus 15pi/4 divided by 2=7pi/4 how is the math done regarding the fractions (dividing and multiplying)

*October 22, 2011 by don*

**5th grade math**

I am desperately trying to help my 5th grader figure out how many ways can we make this equation true 24 x 18 = 432 x

*March 29, 2011 by mom*

**math**

describe a real world situation that is modeled by dividing two fractions or mixed numbers.

*October 13, 2015 by hazel*

**math**

describe a real-world situation that is modeled by dividing two fractions or mixed numbers

*October 18, 2015 by Anonymous*

**5th Grade Math**

I just wanted to Thank you Ms. Sue for the help my son is in 5th grade and some of his homework i don't understand, and i don't want him to turn it in wrong. So if i have more of an understanding then i can help him more with his homework so he gets a better understanding. ...

*October 4, 2011 by Nicole*

**5th grade**

The Texas state dish is chili. Alexi made 6 quarts of chili and served it at a party. He had 1/3 of the chili leftover. How many quarts did he have left? I can't figure this out! Please help, my math worksheet is talking about equivalent fractions!

*February 12, 2009 by asia*

**dividing fractions**

What is 4/9 divided by 1 1/2

*March 28, 2013 by Anonymous*

**dividing fractions**

What is 4/9 divided by 1 1/2

*March 28, 2013 by Anonymous*

**5th Grade-Fractions**

Pedro used 2/3 of a 33 ounce bottle of soap to wash his mother's car. How many ounces of soap did Pedro use?

*January 5, 2009 by SG*

**math(5th grade)**

In the choir, 1/2 of the members are boys and 1/2 are girls. If 1/4 of the boys are5th graders what fraction of the whole choir is 5th grade boys?

*February 26, 2015 by ary*

**5th grade math word problems**

abby has been practicing for her soccer game. She has been running 5/8 of a mile every day for 4 days. How many total miles does she run?Use a representation and write an equation. I do not understand what a representation is and would I multiply fractions or add them?

*November 18, 2015 by reid*

**5th Grade Math**

Danielle and her brother went to the town carnival. Together, they won 15 prizes. Danielle won 9 of them. What fraction did her brother win? If there had been only 10 prizes won, how many would her brother have won if the fractions were equivalent?

*November 25, 2013 by Stephanie*

**4th grade math fractions**

can anyone please answer and explain this A little monkey had 75 peaches. Each day, he kept a fraction of his peaches, gave the rest away, and then ate one. These are the fractions he decided to keep: 1/2,1/4,3/4,3/5,5/6,11/15 In which order did he use the fractions so that he...

*March 16, 2016 by kk*

**Dividing fractions**

how do i do 3 and 3/4 divided by 12 and 1/2 plz help

*October 25, 2008 by kate*

**5th grade**

dana ordered 1 medium cheese pizza with 8 slices. she ate 2 pieces.write 2 equivalent fractions to show the partof the pizza dana did not eat.

*April 7, 2009 by morgan*

**math,algebra,help**

can someone explain to me why (3)/(5) and (27)/(45) are equivalent fractions. If you simplify 27/45 by dividing the numerator and the denominator by 9 you will get 3/5. 27/25/9 27/25*1/9=3/5 3/25=3/5 5*3=3*25 15=75 75/15=3 If u multiply 3/5 by 9/9 you get 27/45 Oh didn't even ...

*March 4, 2007 by jas20*

**Math**

What is the easiest way to solve for x. (these are fractions, not dividing) 4/15=x/5 would I find the common denominator or cross multiply and x/3=x+10/6 same question

*October 15, 2009 by Anonymous*

**5th Grade Math**

Danielle and her brother went to the town carnival. Together, they won 15 prizes. Danielle won 9 of them. What fraction did her brother win? If there had been only 10 prizes won, how many would her brother have won if the fractions were equivalent? Can you please show me how ...

*November 25, 2013 by Stephanie*

**math 5th**

what is the missing number which makes the fractions equivalent 3 15 - - 5 ?

*September 30, 2015 by Mia*

**5th grade math**

Write twenty million,five hundred thousand in expaned notation form using exponents. would that be (20x10tothe 8thpower)+(500x10to the 5th power)

*April 25, 2011 by jill*

**Math**

Well in school we were reviewing percents, and one of the main things being discussed was how to convert between fractions, decimals, and percents. However I didn't understand how she explained converting fractions to decimals. She said that on the test we weren't allowed to ...

*February 25, 2009 by Jess*

**math 5th**

what is the missing number which makes the fractions equivalent 3 15 - - 5? the answer are only 17 10 and 25 and 35

*September 30, 2015 by Mia*

**6 grade math**

Dividing 22/7 / 5

*January 10, 2011 by Aaron*

**Math**

I need these questions answer for my project: What is a perfect square? What is a square root? What is the rule for multiplying and dividing fractions?

*September 18, 2008 by Mongsey*

**fractions- 3rd grade**

Name 2 fractions that are equivalent to 3 4th

*December 15, 2010 by Eddie*

**5th grade math**

how do i convert milligrams to grams- i am in fifth grade-easiest way please.

*March 28, 2013 by cc*

**5th grade fractions**

Attendance at the Fireman's Ball has been declining. Each Year, the number attending is 2/3 of the previous year's attendance. In what year will the attendance be less than 1/3 the original attendance?

*January 25, 2010 by Meghan*

**Algebra**

X+8 ____ x2 + 11x +24 factor the denominator (x+8)(x+3) then reduce by dividing out the common fractions.

*April 10, 2007 by steph*

**5th math**

what is the least common multiple (LCM)for 15 and 45? There are 16 girls in a class of 36 student. which expression could be used to determine the number of boys (b) in the class? please! help i think this too hard for 5th grade math. this suppose to be for 10th or college ...

*January 31, 2011 by pat*

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*January 8, 2010 by peter*

**math**

the number of 5th grade students in a school is a prime number greater than 50.What is the least number of 5th grade students there could be in a school

*October 13, 2011 by clayton*

**HELP! 5th grade math**

Trying to help my child in 5th grade. Shannon pours 4 different liquid ingredients into a bowl The sum of the liquid ingredients is 8.53 liters. Two of her measurements are in milliliters and two of her measurements are in liters. Give an example of possible measurements for ...

*April 13, 2014 by Sara*

**8th grade math-exponents**

I can't quite write the problem, so I'll try to explain it as best I can. In exponents and in fractions... (X/2) to the 3rd power times (X/2) to the 4th power...all over,or divided by, (X/2 to the 3rd power) to the 2nd power. The book says the answer is X/2 to the 5th power. ...

*September 21, 2016 by Logan*

**8th grade math-exponents**

I can't quite write the problem, so I'll try to explain it as best I can. In exponents and in fractions... (X/2) to the 3rd power times (X/2) to the 4th power...all over,or divided by, (X/2 to the 3rd power) to the 2nd power. The book says the answer is X/2 to the 5th power. ...

*September 21, 2016 by Logan*

**7th grade math**

50 divided by 10 EXPLAIN THE DECEMAL MOVEMENT WHEN DIVIDING BY 10.

*January 6, 2011 by nick*

**Math**

I'm a 5th grader and I'm having a hard time writing the above fractions in order. They are 3/10, 1, 1/4, 5/8, 2/3, 1/8, 5/6, 3/4, 0, 1/6, 7/8, 1/3? Am I suppose to find the least common denominator first?

*January 22, 2014 by Theresa*

**3 grade math ms sue**

1-Explain how you can use a number line to show that 3/6 and 1/2 are equivalent fractions. my son write- you can show these fractions are equivalent because if the numerator is half of the denomirator it can be 1/2 so 3/6 is just like 1/2. so that's why they are equivalent. ...

*May 23, 2012 by dw*

**5th Grade Math**

Brad filled in 24 out of 40 words on a crossword puzzle. Stewart filled in 15 out of 25 words on a different crossword puzzle. Which correctly compares the fractions of the puzzles that Brad and Stewart completed. a)2/3>3/5 b)3/5<2/3 c)6/10>3/5 d)3/5=3/5

*October 4, 2011 by Nicole*

**5th grade math**

f I have 3 geese in the first pattern, 5 in the 2nd pattern, & 7 in the 5th pattern, how many geese will be in the 10th and 100th patterns?

*October 12, 2011 by Leann*

**5th grade science**

science-well im learning about the diffence between a vascular and nonvascular plant and i don't get it so if you can help.thanks 5th grader

*October 11, 2008 by fithgrader*

**Math**

Can you help me with my son's homework question: Maria earned $110, which is $86 more than twice the amount Joan earned. How much did Joan earn? a. $12 b. $18 c. $24 d. $30 I would like to know the 5th grade equation that represents the answer. I guess I'm not smarter than a ...

*September 3, 2008 by Rich*

**Decimal fractions**

What is the simplest way of defining the phrase "decimal fractions?" A simple definition for my 4th grade class. Thanks alot.

*April 24, 2008 by Ashley*

**math**

Alyssa claims that dividing by 4/5 is the same thing as multiplying by 5 then dividing by 4. Is she correct

*February 5, 2015 by Anonymous*

**math**

Alyssa claims that dividing by 4/5 is the same thing as multipying by 5 then dividing by 4. Is she correct?explain why or why not

*February 5, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Pre-algebra**

I don't understand this. Can you do some examples? One student had the following way of dividing fractions. First the student renamed the two fractions with a common denominator. Then the student ignored the denominators and just divided the numerators to obtain the answer. ...

*April 15, 2008 by Alex*

**Math / Fractions**

I have 3 mixed fractions 2 1/4 , 1 1/2 , 3 5/8 Now I already turned them into improper fractions. 9/4 , 3/2 , 29/8 But I'm a little confused on how to get the common denominator.. Is it 8? or do I multiply their factors?

*January 2, 2016 by Slave*

**8th grade**

im in advanced math so i do 8th grade math and i don't understand how too gragh the fractions in equations like y=2/3x+1

*November 29, 2009 by jazmine*

**math -fractions**

ordering fractions 1/2,7/8,9/10,1/3,3/5,1/4 write the above fractions in order.

*January 10, 2011 by arjel*

**mult. and dividing fractions**

she has to make 5/7 of a turkey, and also equal groups of 1/3 are needed. HOW MANY groups are there?

*February 6, 2008 by michael*

**5th Grade Math**

I cannot get my brain around questions like this: 1/4 divided by 2/5 = 2/4 x ? I have 4 problems like this and even the example doesn't make sense - I may have copied it wrong off of the board. Can anyone help? Thank you! You invert the second fraction and then just multiply. ...

*April 23, 2007 by Kathleen*

**7th grade math**

Find the area of the following shapes by first dividing them into rectangles.

*March 21, 2009 by Taylor*

**math fractions and decimals**

How do you can you change a decimal to a fraction when the fraction looks like this 0.43 3/4 or .16 2/3 .How can I change this to a fraction?I tried dividing it by 100 but it doesn't give me the right answer.

*April 18, 2012 by Dianna*

**5th grade math**

Why does .2 x .4 = .08 and not .8?

*November 13, 2008 by Yurt*