fractions
posted by ava .
ShayLea said that if you multiply the numerator and denominator of a fraction by the same number,you get an equivalent fraction. Is this true? Why or why not?
Me and my dad do not know. Please send answer tonight!!!

Let's try it.
1/2 * 2 = 2/4
4/5 * 3 = 12/15
9/10 * 5 = 45/50
Yep  they are all equivalents. 
Here are some links on multiplying fractions. It can be fun!
http://www.google.com/search?q=mutiplying+fractions&ie=utf8&oe=utf8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:enUS:official&client=firefoxa
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9/16x15/45x71/3=
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