HELP MATH
posted by To: Reiny again .
Thank you for taking the time to respond.
I am in the 5th grade. However word problems are a problem. On my homework sheet it says,
Strategies Used....
Visual Thinking...
My soloution
First I... Then I... Next I... After that I... Finally I... My answer is...
I think my answer makes since because...
I guess I am not sure how to word everyting on my sheet.
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What grade level are you working at?
Do you know how to solve simple equations?
I merely took the English sentences and translated them into "math"
I even preceded my mathematical equation with the English sentence that allowed me to form that equation.
I really don't know how to explain it in more simple steps.

Write 16/5 as a mixed number.