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October 22, 2014

October 22, 2014

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**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*

**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*

**math fractions**

ADAM WANTS TO COMPARE THE FRACTIONS 3/12,1/6,AND1/3.HE WANTS TO ORDER THEM FROM LEAST TO GREATEST AND REWRITE THEM SO THEY ALL HAVE THE SAME DENOMINATOR?EXPLAIN HOW ADAM CAN REWRITE THE FRACTIONS?If anyone could helpme explain this to my 4 th grader.i am really bad with fractions
*February 26, 2013 by ttuuffyy*

**math!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!**

( egyptian fractions are fractions where the numerator can only be one) find two egyptian fractions where when added together it equalls 11/32
*May 8, 2012 by livy*

**math**

Separate the fractions 2/6,2/5,6/13,1/25,7/8and 9/29into two categories: those that can be written as a terminating decimal and those that cannot. Write an explanation of how you made your decisions. b. Form a conjecture about which fractions can be expressed as terminating ...
*September 27, 2009 by Anonymous*

**math**

: Fractions are an important part of your daily lives. Describe some practical applications for fractions in your daily life and some challenges that you have experienced regarding the use of fractions.
*May 18, 2010 by ree*

**Math**

Shelly and Marcom are selling popcorn for their music club. Each of them received a case of popcorn to sell. Shelly has sold 7/8 of her case and Marcon has sold 5/6 of his case. Which of the following explains how to find the portion of popcorn they have sold together? A.Add ...
*November 8, 2012 by Jerald*

**Math Fractions**

What is the first step to adding multiple fractions (3) with differenct denominators?
*July 8, 2009 by Angie*

**math**

rounding fractions to 0, 0.5, or 1. where would 0.599 lay? Can you round fractions down?
*January 26, 2012 by lexi*

**Math- Fractions**

I know this seems easy, but i stink at fractions. What is .105 as a fraction?
*November 19, 2007 by Ariana*

**math**

how to you compare 8 fractions with different denominators including improper fractions?
*February 14, 2012 by john*

**Math**

If Im naming fractions are these fractions in the right order from least to greatest? 1/4 1/3 1/2?
*January 31, 2013 by Jerald*

**5th grade math**

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

**Math fractions**

use multiplication to write three fractions equivalent to each given fraction. 1. 2/3 2. 3/5 3. 5/8 4. 9/10
*January 24, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Math**

What formula to use when finding patterns of sum of unit fractions #egyptian fractions
*April 24, 2013 by Jessica*

**math**

0k i dont know the answer for these percents, decimals, and fractions. You have to change decimals to percents, fractions to decimals, and percents to fractions. 0.23 3/100 32 1/2% 0.25 3/5 75% 1/8 0.835 10% 95% 4% 120% 0.3333.... 1.05 1/6 If you can please help me anyone =\
*March 14, 2008 by Kenya*

**Math**

please explian this not sure about fractions thanks :) 1/3, 5/6 , and 3/8 = add the fractions reduce to loewst terms
*November 12, 2007 by Anonymous*

**Math adding fractions**

What is the best way to add fractions and reduced them to the lowest terms example 3/8+1/3+5/6
*November 30, 2007 by Elena*

**math**

Help! These are fractions, so bear with me: -5/8 x= -9/10 Solve with the multiplicaation principle. How do I do this? The fractions throw me off every time!!!
*March 28, 2010 by bob*

**math**

Help! These are fractions, so bear with me: -5/8 x= -9/10 Solve with the multiplicaation principle. How do I do this? The fractions throw me off every time!!!
*March 28, 2010 by bob*

**math**

what is x? x + 2 11/14 = 5 13/21 basically, i want to know the formula to finding x. i tried to change the fractions to eqivalent fractions... any other ways?
*February 29, 2012 by jocelyn*

**math**

Rename percent as fractions and fractions as percents. 1/10 40% 66 2/3% 8/4 125% 2/25
*January 30, 2008 by brittany*

**math**

take the fractions below, write them in their simplest form, then come up with three equivalent fractions for each: A. 88/100 B. 24/30 C. 55/88
*May 22, 2012 by alandra*

**math**

how do you estimate fractions with different denominators on a number line quickly? including mixed and improper fractions 4/7 8/9 3/2 1/3 1/2 5/8 9/11
*September 18, 2012 by basketball king *

**math**

how do you order fractions while estimating with different denominators including mixed numbers and improper fractions quickly?
*September 18, 2012 by basketball king*

**Math**

How to add fractions Adding fractions is simple look at the example below. 4 2 - + - = 4+2=6 and you keep the 8 8 denominator the same so the answer is 6 - 8
*September 29, 2014 by Mamta *

**Math**

The sum of two fractions is 1 1/2. Their difference is 5/12. What are the fractions?
*March 9, 2014 by Kristen*

**Algebra 1**

c. multiplying x/6-5/8=4 by 6 did not eliminate all the fractions/ What could you have multiplied to get rid of all the fractions? Explain how you got your answer and write the equivelent equation that has no fractions. HELP ME PLEASE!!!!!!! I don't understand this.
*May 11, 2009 by Kelsie*

**math 116**

Is it always necessary to have a common denominator to add and subtract fractions? Why? What about multiplication and division with fractions?
*March 24, 2008 by Rosetta*

**Binomial**

Help me on this one :( Express y= (7-3x-x^2)/[((1-x)^2)(2+x)] in partial fractions. Hence, prove that if x^3 and higher powers of x may be neglected, then y=(1/8)(28+30x+41x^2) I did the first part of expressing it in partial fractions. (Since it's very difficult to type out ...
*March 3, 2010 by Keira*

**math**

show how to simplify before you multiply 3 1/2 x 2 2/7 4445456743+38067738476= change both mixed fractions to "improper" fractions 3 1/2 x 2 2/7 = 7/2 x 16/7 =8 (after you cancel)
*May 22, 2007 by jan*

**math**

i am having to add, subtract, multiplication and division on fractions. whloe numbers with fraction. My question is that i do not know how to do fractions at all and i need some help
*February 16, 2009 by marie*

**Math**

Prompt. Use equivalent fractions to order therse fractions from least to greatest: 2/3,1/2, 4/12, 5/6. Explain the steps you took to find your answer.
*November 26, 2012 by Susie*

**math**

7 1/6 - 6 4/6 = ? could you please show me the steps to do this problem? thank you, ryan 7 1/6 = 6 7/6 - 6 4/6 = -6 4/6 ------- 3/6 = 1/2 mixed fractions are useless in calculations so the first thing you have to do is change them to improper fractions 7 1/6 + 6 4/6 =43/6 + 40...
*April 23, 2007 by ryan*

**math**

Describe some practical applications for fractions in your daily life. What are the challenges you have experienced regarding the use of fractions? Explain your answers.
*September 21, 2008 by nikki*

**Math**

Describe some practical applications for fractions in your daily life. What are the challenges you have experienced regarding the use of fractions? Explain your answers.
*October 27, 2008 by Carla*

**fractions**

the sum of two fractions is 7/12. therre difference is 1/12. they have the same denominators. what are the two fractions?
*January 20, 2011 by jayjay*

**math**

a. Seperate the fractions; 2/6, 2/5, 6/13, 1/25, 7/8, and 9/29 into two categories; those that can be written as a terminating decimal and those that cannot. Write an explanation of how you made your decision. b. orm a conjecture about which ractions can be expressed as ...
*August 2, 2010 by Betty*

**elementary math**

I am going to be a teacher one day. I need help explaining this: A student asks whether it is easier to add fractions or multiply fractions. What my respone should be?
*August 22, 2009 by micah*

**Math**

Convert these unlike fractions to equivalent like fractions and add them. You must use the LCD to get the answer correct. If possible, reduce the final sum. 1/7 = ?/? + 3/14 = ?/? __________ ? - ??
*March 16, 2011 by Angel*

**Math**

Everett is reading a book for his language arts class. He read 1/3 of the book on Saturday, 3/8 of the book on Sunday and 1/4 of the book on Monday. Which procedure can Everett use to find the total fraction of the book he has read? A.Write the equivalent fractions using a ...
*November 8, 2012 by Jerald*

**math**

how you multoply 5 2/7 x 5/8 x 3 1/2 write the answer in simplest form First of all you have to change all mixed fractions to improper fractions, mixed fractions are useless in calculations. Then multiply your numerators together and multiply your denominators together. Check ...
*March 12, 2007 by carmen*

**CHEMISTRY**

during column chromatography, if four fractions are done, how do we know what is in each beaker and why. I know that beakers 1 and 3 will contain the majority of the fractions being separated but what about beakers 2 and 4. How do we know that they are the residues of the ...
*October 22, 2007 by Del*

**math**

-8 2/3 - -5 1/3 How would you set up? Go here and scroll to 4 http://www.themathpage.com/ARITH/add-fractions-subtract-fractions-1.htm the answer would be -3 1/3
*November 13, 2006 by Jessica*

**math**

find two fractions with a sum that is greater than 1.6 but less than 1.9. write your fractions in simplest form and compute their exact sum.
*January 14, 2013 by nita*

**Math**

From these fractions choose <,>,or= to make a true statement 1. 11/21<2/3 2.1/2=9/18 3. 2 3/8>2 8/24 Order the fractions from least to greatest 3/5 1/4 1/2 2/5 Answer: 1/3 2/5 1/2 3/5 6 3/4, 6 1/2, 6 5/6, 6 3/8 Answer: 3/8 1/2 3/4 5/6
*October 11, 2012 by Jerald*

**math**

write the pair of the fractions as a pair of fractions with a common denominator : a.) 2/4 and 7/8. b.) 3/10 and 1/2. my answer for the a.) is 16/32-28/32. for b.) is 6/20-10/20 please let me know is my answers is right or not
*January 6, 2014 by Anonymous*

**math**

I forgot how to add and subtract mixed # fractions. How do you do it? ex) 3/7+5/6=1 11/42- How did they get this answer?? ex) 5 6/13-2 8/13=2 11/13- How did they get this answer?? ex) 3/7+5/6=1 11/42 You need to find a common denominator when adding or subtracting fractions. 3...
*June 26, 2007 by Mack*

**Math**

Adam wants to compare the fractions 3/12, 1/6, and 1/3. He wants to order them from least to greatest and rewrite them so they all have the same denominator. Explain how adm can rewrite the fractions.
*February 14, 2013 by Ryan*

**Math/fractions**

I need help with subtracting fractions I have no idea if I'm doing it right. Please help. 3/7-9/21 Fist you find a least common denominator, right? So it's 21 Do you then multiply 3/7 to 3/3 so it will be 9/21 So, 9/21 - 9/21 = 1
*September 20, 2013 by Lilly*

**math/fractions**

Ok one more question. I had this problem: Kristi jogged for 3/5 of an hour, swam for 1/2 of an hour, and rode her bicycle for 3/4 of an hour. How long did she exercise? I took it to mean you had to add all the fractions together. So I found the lcd of all three numbers which ...
*June 11, 2008 by Mary*

**math**

caculate the following fractions 1/3+ 2/3+ 5/3 what is the answer to these fractions and show houw you get the answer. please.
*October 25, 2012 by Dana*

**subtracting fractions**

4/5-2/3=? Find the least common denominator of 5 and 3 so that you can convert the two fractions to fractions that have the same denominator, then you can subtract them. Repost if you still have trouble. http://www.math.com/homeworkhelp/HotSubjects_fractions.html =) The LCD of...
*January 3, 2007 by cassie*

**math**

Arrange the fractions in ascending order. Or, if the fractions are equivalent, answer "Equivalent". 7/22,2/5,9/24
*March 16, 2011 by anonymous*

**Math**

The sum of two fractions is 1. If one of them is 3/8 greater than the other, what are the two fractions?
*February 4, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Math**

I need help figuring this out, I tried to simplify 3 times this are fractions, I can't express fractions in here.. -4/7x=12/35 (-7/4) x (-4/7) = -7/4 x 12/35 1 times x = 84/140 I am having trouble simplifying I got so far 42/70, 21/35 and are wrong please help
*August 7, 2009 by Jen*

**Math- Partial Fractions**

Decompose the following into partial fractions after factoring the denominator as much as possible. Please show some work so I can understand how you did it. 1)x^2/((x-1)(x^2+5x+4)) 2)(3x^3-5x^2+12x+4)/(x^4-16) 3)1/(x^2 (x+1)^2 ) 4)(x+1)/((x^2+1) 〖(x-1)〗^2
*April 4, 2013 by Chris*

**MATH 156**

How do you add and subtract fractions? Provide an example and demonstrate the steps you would take to arrive at the answer. What strategies would you use to help a student struggling with the concepts of adding and subtracting fractions?
*June 24, 2009 by NENAS*

**Math/Fractions**

I have this fraction: 6 2/9 + 1 3/4 - 3 5/6= Okay First I changed the mixed numbers into improper fractions. I got this: 56/9 + 7/4 + 23/6 Then I thought you have to find the least common denominator, which for 9,4, and 6 would be 36. Then I muliplied the fractions by 4, 9, ...
*May 9, 2008 by Mary Mac*

**maths**

Can someone please help me with solving this equation (I dont know how to do it with the fractions) 1/3 x1^-2/3 . x2^2/3 -------------------- 2/3 x1^1/3 . x2^-1/3 how do I cancel out some of the terms and reduce it down so that Im left with x2 on top and x1 on bottom?? And ...
*June 2, 2007 by needhelpplease*

**math**

Fractions and mixed numbers are often used in everyday life. Discuss a real-life example in which you would need to add, subtract, multiply, or divide fractions or mixed numbers, and show the math
*January 13, 2014 by Jennifer*

**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**

adam wants to compare the fractions 2/5, 1/6 and 1/3. he wants to order them from least to greatest and rewrite them so they all have the same denominator. explain how adam can rewrite the fractions.
*March 4, 2009 by mykala*

**math HELP!!**

. Adam wants to compare the fractions 2 5 1 6 , and 1 3 . He wants to order them from least to greatest and rewrite them so they all have the same denominator. Explain how Adam can rewrite the fractions.
*April 3, 2011 by liz*

**math**

Adam wants to compare the fractions 2/5. 1/6. and 1/3. He wants to order them from least to greatest and rewrite them so they all have the same denominator. Explain how Adam can rewrite the fractions.
*December 14, 2011 by angelique*

**math**

i'm having trouble with converting fractions to decimals, and determing leaqst to greatest and vice versa. I have a problem that ask to order ther fractions and decimals from greatest to least: 0.75, 7/10, 1/7 ?
*November 5, 2007 by jasmine*

**math**

please help me figure out how to do thes problems 4. y/2+5=-12 6. x/3-9=0 7. 14+h/5=2 THIS IS IMPROTANT Y/2, X/3 AND H/5 ARE FRACTIONS. it doesnt mean divide its fractions thats why i need help plse tell me how you did it so i can figure out the rest of my problmes
*October 12, 2008 by Amy*

**math**

A student performs the following addition of fractions, 2/3 + 3/5 = 5/8. There is an error with the process the student used. What is the error and how can it be corrected? What would be the correct answer if the fractions were multiplied instead of added?
*February 4, 2014 by Kaynila*

**math**

find two fractions with a sum that is greater than 3/4 and less than 15/16. Write your fractions in simplest form and find the actual sum.
*January 14, 2013 by nainai*

**math**

Make up a story problem that fits the following division of fractions problem. Use a drawing and/or explain a model to help students understand how the division concept a;;lies to a situation involving fractions. 5/6 divided by 1/2 = 1 2/3
*February 20, 2010 by Anonymous*

**KUAI HELP!**

4/75, 2r/25, r/125 -1/x, 2/xy, x/y 1/a, 1/b write fractions as equivalent fractions with the least common denominator
*November 6, 2013 by rian*

**fractions**

list the fractions 1/4,3/8,2/6 in order from least to greatest writen in 8ths.
*February 28, 2013 by ttuuffyy*

**fractions**

ok, i'm having problems figuring out how to add these fractions, here's an example: 5 7/16-4 1/19-9 3/17 = ? pleeeez help!!!!!
*August 22, 2007 by ashley*

**math**

use 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 to make fractions smaller than one .How many different fractions smaller than one can be made from these numbers?
*September 2, 2012 by wan*

**math -fractions**

choose two pairs of fractions from the following list.use pictures,numbers and/or words to find two ways to show which fraction is greater and explain how you know.,1/3 and1/4, 1/2and3/4 ,5/8and7/10 ,3/2and4/3 ,9/5an7/4 ,2/3and5/6 ,1/8and2/10 3/4and4/5
*January 25, 2011 by arjel*

**ordering numbers fractions**

find equivalent fractions with a common denominator and order from least to greatest 3/42,5/6,7/21?
*January 23, 2011 by yezennia*

**algebra**

how to find scale factor of fractions also with fractions in them
*November 16, 2010 by north oaks middle*

**fractions- 3rd grade**

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

**fractions**

What are some helpful hints or tips about fractions?
*August 22, 2013 by Ericka*

**Algebra: HELP**

Solve for x: x + 6 = 5(2x - 2) Answers to choose from, these are all fractions. A. 8/9 B. 16/9 C. -4/9 D. -14/9 Can someone please help me with this because when I saw the fractions I completely freaked!
*February 18, 2011 by Cheryl*

**Maths Fractions**

write two equilvalent fractions for 3/15.
*July 26, 2011 by Bree*

**fractions**

write the following fractions in increasing order 45/44 5/4/and 8/13
*September 12, 2011 by michael*

**fractions**

what is the best way to help someone who was strugging with fractions?
*July 20, 2012 by arin*

**Math Fractions**

Posted by Mary Mac on Friday, May 9, 2008 at 10:01am. I have this fraction: 6 2/9 + 1 3/4 - 3 5/6= Okay First I changed the mixed numbers into improper fractions. I got this: 56/9 + 7/4 + 23/6 Then I thought you have to find the least common denominator, which for 9,4, and 6 ...
*May 9, 2008 by Mary Mac*

**math**

in what way is subtracting fractions with unlike denominators like adding fractions with unlike denominators?
*January 17, 2012 by bebe*

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

**fractions**

How do i add two negative fractions?
*March 21, 2009 by Kristen*

**equivalnet fractions**

what are two equivalent fractions for 5/15?
*February 24, 2011 by Anonymous*

**fractions**

ordering fractions least to greatest 3/7 1/9 2/3
*February 16, 2012 by diego*

**Math**

I need help multiplying the fractions out. The question is... x/3 + y/2 = -4 x - 3y = 6 ( x/3 is a fraction ) To rid an equation of fractions, simply multiply everyting (both sides, too) by the denominator. In this case you have two numbers in the denominator so multiply by ...
*October 22, 2006 by Jessica*

**math ( subtracting fractions)**

12 1/4- 4 1/8 When you add or subtract fractions, you have to have the same denominator. In this problem you have to change 1/4 to 2/8. Then subtract the fraction and then subtract the whole number. Please post your answer and we'll be glad to check it.
*January 31, 2007 by Sophia*

**MATH**

I've been having problems with solving equations that involve fractions with the following problem can I get some help for solving equations that involve fractions? x+1=2/3x Thanks for the help.
*March 14, 2009 by Jen*

**math help**

How do you figure out a related sentence for fractions? (here is the problem) t + 1/8= 3/5 multipy the 1/8 by 5/5 or it is 5/40 Then, mulipy the 3/5 by 8/8 to 24/40 Finally subtract 5/40 from both sides. Think out why it is done this way. What do you mean by a "related ...
*February 13, 2007 by Emily*

**math[fractions]**

how would u multiply two fractions ex. 2 2/3 times 3 5/6 First, make each one an improper fraction. To do this, multiply the denominator by the whole number in front of it and then add the numerator. Put all of that on top of the denominator: 3*2=6 6+2=8 2 2/3 = 8/6 = 4/3 6*3=...
*January 23, 2007 by ruby*

**Math**

I'm having trouble understanding equivalent fractions. I'm getting frustated with myself, I feel so stupid for not understanding it. Here's the 2 questions I have to answer: 1. Find a number for x in 18/27 = x/3 so that the fractions are equivalent. 2. Find a fraction ...
*November 5, 2007 by Robin*

**math**

22and9/10's - 18and2/5=? You need to get the same denominator in the fractions. 2/5 = ? / 10 Then subtract the fractions and the whole numbers. If you post your answer, we'll be glad to check it for you. Raven: Please dont post your entire name on any website, or reveal ...
*January 2, 2007 by raven braswell*

**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*

**Geometry**

Write an equation of a line in slope intercept form that is parallel to y = 3x+6 and passes through the point (-10, 2.5). Do not use spaces and enter fractions as improper reduced fractions when needed.
*July 12, 2012 by KIm*

**math: percent and fractions**

Can you give me two examples of two realistic percent problems in which the percents are actually nice fractions and the numbers involved are compatible with the fractions. One problem should as for the part, given the whole and the percent. And the other problem should ask ...
*April 6, 2008 by Mary*

**math**

6x sq.-5x-1=0 use the equation of hte squre if u want to solve it. use the quadratic formula Please read: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quadratic_equation Or http://mathworld.wolfram.com/QuadraticFormula.html how can i do fractons and i need some advised First, if you have a ...
*May 23, 2007 by John*

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