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posted by carmen .
Estimate the following products or quotients.17 11/12 ÷ 6 1/10
215/12*10/61
1,075/366
2.93715847 or 2.94
I actually wonder if they want you to estimate it BEFORE you figure it out.
17 11/12 is close to 18. So let's call that 18.
6 1/10 is close to 6
So now we have 18 / 6
That's 3
Double check your assignment to make sure that's how they want you to do it. Or if they want you to figure it out  then estimate it.
Matt
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