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November 30, 2015
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**Math**

Solve the following problem and reduce to lowest terms (mixed number or improper fraction). 2/3 + 1/6 +11/12
*July 24, 2013 by April *

**java **

Write a program that will find the lowest common denominator of two numbers. The user will enter the two denominators, the program will output both the lowest common denominator and the multipliers required for each fraction. For example, if the user is trying to add 1/3 and 1...
*April 15, 2012 by tj*

**algebra**

Reduce the rational expression to lowest terms 1/15abc (5a^3b^5c^2) =3a^2b^4c Is this right. I reduced,and cancelled out exponents.
*July 22, 2009 by Sandra*

**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**

Add and reduce to lowet terms m/x^2-9 + 1/3x-9
*November 23, 2008 by Joanne*

**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**

What is the solution of 1/3 + 3/10 + 1/5? Hi, I don't really know how to add fractions very well yet. Can you explain how to add these 3 fractions? Thanks so much
*March 6, 2015 by Questioner *

**Algebra**

Reduce each rational expression to lowest terms. Assume that the variables represent only numbers for which the denominators are nonzero. (a^2-b^2)/(a-b)
*February 28, 2009 by alicia*

**algebra**

Reduce each rational expression to lowest terms. Assume that the variables represent only numbers for which the denominators are nonzero. a^2-b^2/a-b
*July 13, 2009 by Sandra*

**algebra**

Reduce each rational expression to lowest terms. Assume that the variables represent only numbers for which the denominators are nonzero. 4x^2/2x^9
*July 13, 2009 by Sandra*

**java**

can anyone help me with this? I'm new to java! Write a program that will find the lowest common denominator of two numbers. The user will enter the two denominators, the program will output both the lowest common denominator and the multipliers required for each fraction. For ...
*April 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**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**

I'm trying to perform the indicated operations, and reduce to lowest terms, but I'm not sure if I got the correct answer. The question is y-5/(x^2+5x)+(xy+5y) + 1/x+y - 2/x+5....I got y-6, but am not sure if that is correct.
*March 23, 2010 by Matt O.*

**direct variation**

could someone please help me with these problems i am having trouble. If y=36 when x =6 find x when y = 42 If y=-18 when x=6 find x when y=6 If y =12 when x= 15 find x when y =21 If y=-6.6 when x=9.9 find y when x =6.6 If y=6 when x=(2/3)find x when y=12 those are the ...
*September 13, 2006 by Teri*

**math **

what is 320/380 (or in fraction term) in lowest terms? and what is 54 over 126 in lowest terms?
*March 28, 2011 by tiana*

**Math(Please help)**

1) An expression that occurs in calculus in given. Reduce the expression to lowest terms. (2x + 5) 4x - 2x^2(2) / (2x+5)^2 I have no idea what to do for this. 2) Simplify the expression. Express the answer so that only positive exponents occur. Assume that all variables are ...
*September 9, 2010 by Hannah*

**Math(Please help)**

1) An expression that occurs in calculus in given. Reduce the expression to lowest terms. (2x + 5) 4x - 2x^2(2) / (2x+5)^2 I have no idea what to do for this. 2) Simplify the expression. Express the answer so that only positive exponents occur. Assume that all variables are ...
*September 9, 2010 by Hannah*

**math**

divid the fraction 14/27 by the fraction 2/3 and reduce your answe to the lowest terms
*December 8, 2012 by tim*

**Algebra**

Among all pairs of numbers with a sum of 34, find the pair whose product is maximum. Write your answers as fractions reduced to lowest terms.
*October 9, 2015 by Lucy*

**prealgebra**

reduce to lowest terms. 72r cubed s to fourth - _____________________ 132r cubed s to the tenth
*July 14, 2009 by sweetangle*

**math**

Fixed points of f? f(x) = x^2+13/12x - 1/2 a) use algebra to find the fixed points and classify them. b) use the gradient criterion to determine an interval of attraction for one of the fixed points of f c) find exact values of the 2nd and 3rd terms of the sequence xn obtained...
*May 1, 2010 by Chamberlain*

**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*

**Algebra **

please help. I am not sure if this is correct. I need to simplify this to the lowest terms a^2 - 4b ^2 _____ ______ a+2b a+2b my answer is: a^2-4b^2 _________ a+2b is this really to the lowest term?? for some reason I think I am doing this wrong. Thank you!
*August 5, 2012 by Liz*

**math**

The principal ordered four pizzas for the twelve students of the month. If each pizza has 8 pieces, what is the ratio of pieces of pizza to students of the month? Reduce your answer to lowest terms.
*February 18, 2015 by Anonymous*

**math**

hi can someone tell me how to put 18/48 in lowest terms and 16/40 in lowest terms
*October 21, 2008 by kayla*

**Math**

Could someone check over these for me? Thank you soooooooo much! 1.Maria earns $14/hr. Last week she worked 7 hour days for 4 days. What was her gross pay? $392 2.Arrange the given fractions from smallest to largest. 3/10,1/9,1/12 1/12,3/10,1/9 3.write the following as a ...
*October 22, 2008 by deedee*

**Math**

Can you please explain step by step on how to do each of these two problems below? And then tell me whether it involves an arithmetic sequence or a geometric sequence I also need the work shown out on both problems thank you. Perform the indicated operations and reduce the ...
*August 7, 2011 by John*

**math**

Fixed points of f? f(x) = x^2+13/12x - 1/2 a) use algebra to find the fixed points and classify them. b) use the gradient criterion to determine an interval of attraction for one of the fixed points of f c) find exact values of the 2nd and 3rd terms of the sequence xn obtained...
*May 3, 2010 by Chamberlain*

**algebra**

Reduce to lowest terms 3x-6/x^2-4x+4 perform operation w^2-1/(w-1)2 times w-1/w^2+2w+1 Find LCD and convert rational express. to equivalent rat. exp. with LCD as the denominator: 4/a-6 , 5/6-a
*February 2, 2009 by allie*

**art**

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 CHAYO*

**Math**

I still do not understand Today was my first day learning how to add 3 sets of fractions with different denominators and I did not get it. I need help with the following please. 1/8 + 1/2 + 3/4 = Waht is the LCM? Answer 8. So convert all the other denominators to eights. 1/8...
*March 21, 2007 by Andre*

**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**

Chester and Kelsey were given a box of candy to sell. Each box of candy had 24 individual packages inside. Chester sold 1/4 of the candy in the box and Kelsey sold 3/8 of the candy in the box. Which of the following describes how to find the total number of packages That ...
*November 9, 2012 by Jerald*

**bartlett hill,math**

add the like terms together.a+b+a+2b Okay. Well, the questoin says to add the like terms together, that means add the A's together and add the B's together. a+b+a+2b Alright, so your a's and your first b don't have a number in front of them. That means the coefficient is one. ...
*April 26, 2007 by kadeisha*

**Math**

For nine months of the year farmers tended their crops. What fraction of a year did they farm? Reduce the fraction to its lowest terms.
*December 5, 2012 by Aaliyah *

**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**

If the rise on a roof is 6 feet, when the run is 18 inches, what is the pitch in lowest terms when written as a fraction in lowest terms ? _______ Is this rise ove run? Or what I am so confused...
*February 17, 2008 by Mike*

**math**

please answer this my topic is all about sums and differences of rational algebraic expression perform the indicated operation reduce answer to lowest term 3/5 + 4/5 another is x/3 - y/3 another is 7/a + 2/a please answer it thanks!!!!!
*October 8, 2010 by jazmin*

**Math**

What do you get when you multiply the mixed number 4 2/7 by the mixed number 6 2/5 and reduce to its lowest terms?
*June 2, 2009 by Laurie*

**math**

looking to reduce to lowest term 1) 3+x(4+x)/3+x i got 4+x 2)3a^2-13a-10/5+4a-a^2 i got could not reduce any help would be great
*December 10, 2007 by jeff*

**Math**

Perform the indicated operations and reduce all results to lowest terms. Assume the variables are restricted to values that prevent division by 0. (x^2-y^2)/(x^2-2xy+y^2) divided by (3x+3y)/(7x-21) Could someone please show me how to do this so I can do the rest of my homework...
*March 21, 2010 by Chad*

**8th Grade Algebra-Radicals:Answer Check**

Write each expression in simplest form. ( means square root 4. 3(11 + 4(11 Answer: 8(11 7. 7(2 - 2(8 Answer: 1(2 ?? 8. (48 + (75 Answer: 9(3 9.(3(10) Answer: 19 + 6γ10 10. (27/64 (Fractions) Answer: 3(3/8 ?? 11. 10(20 - 3(80 Answer: 10(5 12. (6/49 (Fractions) Answer...
*January 14, 2009 by Joy*

**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*

**Algebra**

Please check for me. 7p - 7/p divided by 10p-10/5p^2 = 7p^2 6x - 6/x * 6x^2/8x-8 = 9x/2 I'm not sure how to answer this one. x/2 divided by 9/x + 5 I think it's x(x + 5) / 18 Without grouping symbols () it is impossible to understand the problems. The ^ means exponent and / is...
*November 3, 2006 by Samantha*

**Calculus**

This is my first calculus class and I am lost on how to answer these. The book isn't giving me a clear explanation for help. Any help someone could provide would be great! 1. Use a reference triangle to find the given angle. cos -1 (1/2) give an exact answer in terms of pi 2. ...
*January 16, 2010 by Jarred*

**8th Grade Algebra-Radicals:Answer Check**

Change each decimal to a fraction in lowest terms. 1) 0.4242.... Answer: 14/33 2)0.58 Answer: 29/50 3)0.14 (Repeating sign over both numbers) Answer: 14/99 Write each expression in simplest form. ( means that it is inside a square root. 1. (54 Answer: 3(6 2. (98 Answer:(14*(7 ...
*January 13, 2009 by Joy*

**Matt 115**

Hello, I just wanted to know if someone could check my work to see if they are right or wrong. Thanks :) 5. Find 2/5 of 4/11. Answer: 8/55 8. Are 3/21 and 3/54 equivalent fractions? Answer: No 14. Write in decimal form 8 583/10,000 Answer: 8.0583 22. Solve for the unknown: 8/...
*January 19, 2010 by Angela*

**math**

sums and differences of rational algebraic expression answer the following perform the indicated operation reduce answers to lowest term 2x/x^2-2x-15 - x-2/3x^2+9 another is t/2rs^2 - 2r/3rst + 3s/30r^2t another is 3x/2x-3 - 2x/2x+3 + 3/4x^2-9 please answer this i need it ...
*October 8, 2010 by jazmin*

**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*

**math **

could someone check my work please? I have to solve for 'x' Questions ~ 1. 3x 19 = -2 Add 19 to each side of the equation ~ -19+19+3x= -2+19 Combine like terms~ -19+19=0 0+3x= -2+19 3x= -2+19 Combine like terms~ -2+19=17 3x=17 Divide each side by3~ x=5.666666667 X = 5....
*September 18, 2015 by Abby *

**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*

**College Algebra **

I posed these one's before but added parenthesis which I think made it confusing as the actually questions do not have them. So, I'm reposting them without to see if it makes sense. If not I understand. 1. Compute as indicated. Write your answer in lowest terms. a+3/a^2-4-a+5/...
*January 15, 2013 by Kristen *

**College Algebra **

I posed these one's before but added parenthesis which I think made it confusing as the actually questions do not have them. So, I'm reposting them without to see if it makes sense. If not I understand. 1. Compute as indicated. Write your answer in lowest terms. a+3/a^2-4-a+5/...
*January 16, 2013 by Krissy*

**Algebra**

Multiply(x-2)(x+2) I am totally lost! just foil it out take the first 2 terms from each parentheses and multiply them. then add the product of the inside and outside terms, then add the product of the last 2 terms = x^2-2x+2x-4= x^2-4
*June 4, 2007 by Linda*

**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*

**Luke, Math , algebra**

Sorry it was a type. For the problem multiply and write answer in simplest form. 4/12 multiplied by 10/4 My answer: FOr what i understood i only got to the flipping step which is 4/12 multiplied by 4/10 now what step do i do. you mulitply to top (4 * 4 = 16) and mulitply the ...
*December 16, 2006 by jasmine20*

**fractions**

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

**Math**

Frank teacher was teaching the class about fractions. She posted the fractions 1/7 and 3/9 on the board. Frank was supposed to answer what the least common multiple of the two fractions was. What did he answer? Help
*January 21, 2015 by Shane*

**Math -word problem**

The lowest recorded temperature in Sweden is -38 degrees and the lowest recorded temperature in Russia is -68 degrees. How much higher is the low temperature in Sweden than the low temperature in Russia. -68 + -38 = -106 degrees. Did I solve this right? why did you ADD the two...
*March 2, 2007 by Stephen*

**8th Grade Algebra-Answer Check**

Write each decimal as a fraction in lowest terms. 1. 0.111... Answer: 1/9 2. 0.02 Answer: 1/50 3. 0.7272... Answer: 8/11 4. 0.012012... Answer: 4/333 ?? 5. 0.66666.... Answer: 2/3 6. 0.396 (reapeating sign over all numbers) Answer: 44/111 ??? If I got any of these wrong, can ...
*January 19, 2009 by Joy*

**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*

**Algebra**

(3x^2+2)/(x^2-4)-(9x-x^2)/(x^2-4) Your problem: (3x^2+2)/(x^2-4)-(9x-x^2)/(x^2-4) Since the denominator is the same, just subtract the numerator: (3x^2 + 2 - 9x + x^2)/(x^2 - 4) -->remember to use the distributive property with the negative over the terms in the numerator ...
*July 19, 2007 by Sara*

**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**

Subtract. Write the answer in lowest terms. 7/11-3/11: is it.... 4/11?
*July 25, 2009 by unknown*

**math **

please check these 1.kristi jogged for 3/5 of an hour, swam 1/2 of an hour, rode her bike for 1/4 hr. how long did she exercise/=1 17/20 2.victor owned 5/6 of a family buisness, he sold 2/7 of the buisness,what portion doe she still own?=23/42 3.subtract 8/11-1/5=38/55 reduce ...
*September 18, 2009 by p*

**math 4th grade**

adding and subtracting mixed numbers in lowest terms; 5 1/2 - 2 4/5, I got as far as 3 46/10 but don't know how to break it down into lowest term.
*January 31, 2013 by Jared*

**Math**

I really really need help on this one. I have no clue on how to do it; here it is... Determine the maximum and minimum values of the following set of numbers. 3, -36/7, -1, -2/3, 5/4, -5, 26/9 Express the fractions as mixed numbers. For example, 26/9 = 2 8/9 Then rank them ...
*July 28, 2007 by G. Torres*

**multiplying fraction**

what is 3/7 * 2/10= and 5/6*2/3= , 1/2*1/4=,4/5*3/5=,2/3*3/8=,1/7*5/9= (Broken Link Removed) 3*2 = 6 7*10 = 70 Answer to the first one is 6/70. Then you'll need to reduce the answer; divide both parts by two, and you'll have 3/35. Do the others the same way. =) need help ...
*February 6, 2007 by Noemi*

**algerbra help**

6x ^2 y^3+9x^2 y^3 __________________ 3x^2 y^2 how do I start to solve this you need to distrubet how do I do that is this right 6x^2 9x^2+y^3xy^3 ? The terms on top are "like" terms so you can add them then simplify Can you see how the answer would be 5y ?
*May 2, 2007 by patti*

**math**

x+y divided x^2-y^2 ____________________ 4 8 the answer have to be in lowest terms
*December 11, 2009 by Pam*

**Math**

When You Add Fractions You Just Add Numerators And Denominators. true Or False
*April 4, 2013 by Zhanise*

**Math**

Can anyone explain to me how to add fractions with different denominators? I can convert them to decimals, but i need to know how to add them. Anyone?
*April 6, 2009 by Antagonist&Protagonist*

**Math**

Could someone double check me Write the answer in lowest terms 5/9 + 8/9 = 13/18 What is the perimeter of a rectangle if the length is 7/11 ft and the width is 2/11ft? Answer: 9/11 ft Write the answer in lowest term 17/36 13/36 Answer: 1/9 8/15 + 3/20 Answer: 11/35 1 3/8 + 4...
*February 23, 2008 by Sherri*

**math problem check**

would some one please see if I am correct with these problems 1.Add. write the answer in simpliest form. 3/11 + 9/11 + 1/11= 13/11= 1 1/2 2. Subtract write the answer in lowest term. 19/24 - 7/24= 12/24 = 1/2 3. Victor owned 9/10 of a family business he sold 2/5 of the ...
*January 6, 2007 by carrie*

**Math 111 (College Algebra)**

Rational number or irrational? And why? I have been challenged in my college algebra class to determine whether or not .12122122212222122221222221... (continuing forever)is a rational number or not. I need to prove one way or the other. I am lost! :-( I know that rational ...
*September 8, 2009 by Eleonora*

**math**

write each of the following as the ratio of two integers in lowest terms: 2 and 3/4 Any integer n can be written as n/1. If the ratio of two integers is in lowest terms then the greatest common divisor or gcd of them is 1. What is the gcd of 3 and 4?
*September 19, 2006 by need help*

**math**

What part of a yard is 24 inches? Give answer in lowest terms.
*July 13, 2010 by clyde*

**math**

calculate the following, leaving your answer either as a fraction (lowest) or in decimal form Add: 3/8 + 1/2 + 3/4+=
*September 17, 2013 by marc*

**math help**

Subtract. Write the answer in lowest terms. 7/11 - 3/11 7-3=4 11 stays the same: =4/11 is this correct?
*July 25, 2009 by unknown*

**algebra**

Find the slope and y-intercept, write fractional answer in lowest terms. 2y+9x+6=19+9x
*March 21, 2010 by jess*

**math**

solve and express the answer as an improper fraction in lowest terms 5/6-2/3(6-1/2)+3/4 I did 5/6-4+1/3+3/4 -31/6+1/3+3/4 -19/6+1/3+3/4 -38/12+4/12+9/12 -34/12+9/12 -25/12 is this correct? thanks
*January 20, 2013 by b6*

**Reducing fractions**

how do i reduce 8/28
*May 30, 2011 by Frankie*

**algebra**

find the L.C.D of each of the following and groups of fractions and then express the fractions of each group in terms of the L.C.D of that group... please show work 1\2,3\4,11\16 2\3,1\8,5\12
*February 1, 2012 by Adelia *

**Calc easy**

Having trouble getting the correct solution. The integral of x squared in the numerator and x squared plus x minus 6 in the denominator. S X2 / (X2 + x 6) dx Thanks! That's a messy one. According to my table of integrals. The answer is -x/6 -(1/72)loge(x^2 +x -6) + S dx...
*February 23, 2007 by Ang*

**Math**

Can someone help me with this problem? A) Separate 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 of non-terminating. Write an explanation of how you made your decision. B) Form a conjecture ...
*July 11, 2009 by B.B.*

**8th Grade Algebra-Radicals:Answer Check**

4. 3γ11 + 4γ11 Answer: 8γ11 7. 7γ2 - 2γ8 Answer: 1γ2 ?? 8. γ48 + γ75 Answer: 9γ3 9.(3γ10) Answer: 19 + 6γ10 10. γ27/64 (Fractions) Answer 3γ3/8 ?? 11. 10γ20 - 3γ80 Answer: 10γ5 12. γ6/49 Fractions) Answer: γ6/7 ?? 13. 3γ2 * γ14 Answer:stays the same ?? 14...
*January 13, 2009 by Joy*

**math**

FIND THE SLOPE AND THE Y-INTERCEPT OF THE LINE. WRITE FRACTIONAL ANSWER IN LOWEST TERMS. 4y + 4x + 7= 16+4x
*February 4, 2009 by DAVISHA*

**math**

Which of the following represents 24/36 in lowest terms? Choose the best answer from the options below: A 12/15 B 8/9 C 4/5 D 2/3
*May 20, 2011 by makeeda*

**Mathematics 1**

Find the L.C.D. of each of the following groups of fractions and then express the fractions of each group in terms of the L.C.D. of the group. 1/3, 3/5, 21/25, 13/15
*October 1, 2007 by Anonymous*

**math **

could someone check my work please? I have to solve for 'x' Questions ~ 1. 3x 19 = -2 Add 19 to each side of the equation ~ -19+19+3x= -2+19 Combine like terms~ -19+19=0 0+3x= -2+19 3x= -2+19 Combine like terms~ -2+19=17 3x=17 Divide each side by3~ x=5.666666667 X = 5....
*September 17, 2015 by Abby *

**computer science**

hi i'm taking compsci and I need someone to give me some examples of these classes, thanks! You will have to write a class to represent one of the following items. Note that each class must a proper constructor even though the constructor is not explicitly named. 1. a Fraction...
*May 28, 2010 by Shannon*

**Math**

Can you please go step by step, Ill show what I did and you can correct me. The question is: a+a(x+1) My way: a+a(x+1) 2a(x+1) 2ax+2a Could someone please check over this and provide a correct answer and my error. Thanks in advance. a+a(x+1) does not equal 2a(x+1) If it was (a...
*January 4, 2007 by Gina*

**Math**

write the ratio as a fraction in lowest terms. Include units if any in your answer. 14 feet : 8 sec
*January 12, 2011 by Morgan*

**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**

what is 25/50 pleaes reduce to the lowest term
*April 22, 2013 by debra brwwn*

**Math**

How do you add this? -5/6 + 1/2 -5/6 + 1/2= 8/6 I know to find the lowest common denominator,which is 6, but the numerator is larger than the denominator which is 8/6. How do I solve? Wouldn't the answer be -1/3? yes, the correct answer is -1/3 They must have read both numbers...
*March 2, 2007 by Stephen*

**math**

One thousand three hundred and twenty feet are what part of a mile? Answer has to be in lowest terms.
*April 6, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Maths**

Solve the equation, give your answer as a fraction in its lowest terms: x-2= 4x+7/6 (the whole part 4x+7 is over the 6) I'm getting -6 !!
*February 9, 2011 by Marian*

**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**

i need help with this question can u please show me how to figure this out and show me how you figured out the problem. the question is 1/3 pnut butter sandwiches 1/6 cheese and 9 ham how many total? i assume you mean how many sandwhiches total? in that case just add the ...
*May 23, 2007 by felicia*