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posted by Frances
A plumber spent 0.5 hours repairing a faucet.Which of the following fractions is not equivalent to 0.5?
1.1/2
2.2/4
3.3/5
4.5/10

Ms. Sue
Which answer do you think is correct?

Frances
4.5/10

Ms. Sue
If you have 10 pennies, isn't 5 of those pennies equal to 1/2 of them.
5/10
Divide the numerator and denominator by 5.
5/10 = 1/2 
Frances
SO IT IS

aria
its number 3 if u divide 3/5 it does not give u .5

Frances
2/4

aria
huh?

Frances
IS IT 2/4

aria
nooo its 3/5

Frances
its number 3 if u divide 3/5 it does not give u .5

Ms. Sue
No.
Please see the explanations the both Aria and I posted.
If you're going to post questions here, at least try to follow our suggestions. 
Frances
UR SAID THAT its number 3 if u divide 3/5 it does not give u .5

aria
it is i think Ms. Sue just posted at the same time as you

Ms. Sue
If you have 5 pennies  is 3 pennies half of them?
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