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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

rewrite each pair of fractions as equivalent fractions with a common denominator? 2/3, 3/4
January 9, 2012 by Alexia

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

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

This is fractions. Not dividing problems. (Ex: 3/5 is a fraction) 5c = 2/3 (divided by) 2/3
April 21, 2010 by David

dividing decimasls by 10 100 and 1000 help dont remember how
November 2, 2009 by noah

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.

what are three equivalent fractions for 6/11 and 6/9 and 5/8
December 9, 2013 by Shauna Garrett

Name two fractions equivalent to 4/6
August 17, 2009 by lexi

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

Write two fractions that are equivalent to each fraction. 1. 2/5 2. 21/35
November 11, 2013 by Tim

use the division rule to write equivalent fractions. 21/51
December 14, 2011 by Alexia

I am working on reducing fractions. How do I find the answer to 12 over 8?
December 14, 2012 by Miya

use the division rule to write equivalent fractions? 51 --- 120
December 14, 2011 by Alexia

How can I use bar diagrams to divide unit fractions by whole numbers
April 6, 2016 by catsr2cute

compare fractions 7/10 5/8 3/7
October 27, 2008 by linda

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

How do you add fractions with different denominators?
January 26, 2009 by Anonymous

explain how you know that in fractions 7 divided by 9 is less than 1
March 1, 2010 by Anonymous

Multiply and divide. 1) -2 4/11(-2) 2) 5 1/7 / 4 1/8
March 19, 2011 by Justin

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

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

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

Fractions: How do I express in 10ths and 20ths this fraction 30/100? Thanks..
September 17, 2010 by Cinthia

Fractions: How do I express in 10ths and 20ths this fraction 30/100? Thanks..
September 17, 2010 by Cinthia

Fractions: How do I express in 10ths and 20ths this fraction 30/100? Thanks..
September 17, 2010 by Cinthia

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

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

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

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

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
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

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

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

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

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

To: bobpursley - how do you teach a 5th grader how to figure out the answer?
August 31, 2012 by Sky

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 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

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

what are the answers to the 5th grade unit 1 test harcourt
November 19, 2010 by Destiny

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Dividing 22/7 / 5
January 10, 2011 by Aaron

Name 2 fractions that are equivalent to 3 4th
December 15, 2010 by Eddie

how do i convert milligrams to grams- i am in fifth grade-easiest way please.
March 28, 2013 by cc

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

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

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

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

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

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 thats why they are equivalent. ...
May 23, 2012 by dw

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

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

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

im in advanced math so i do 8th grade math and i dont understand how too gragh the fractions in equations like y=2/3x+1
November 29, 2009 by jazmine

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

Decimal fractions
What is the simplest way of defining the phrase "decimal fractions?" A simple defination for my 4th grade class. Thanks alot.
April 24, 2008 by Ashley

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

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

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

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

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

Pre-algebra
I dont 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

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

Find the area of the following shapes by first dividing them into rectangles.
March 21, 2009 by Taylor

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

Why does .2 x .4 = .08 and not .8?
November 13, 2008 by Yurt

3m=63
March 8, 2011 by casey

Is 3/9 <,>,= to 9/14?
February 25, 2013 by arali

Algebra 1-Fractions
Or, eliminating fractions, I should say. So, I need some help. See, I am really not a big fan of fractions. But I need to eliminate fractions to do a math problem. First one is 1/2-x=3/8. I know how to find LCD, then multiply both sides, distributive property, etc etc. But ...
September 16, 2013 by Breighton

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