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Find 3 equivalent fractions for 4/12.

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    One is 1/3.

    What else can you think of?

  • fractions -

    Well I thought 2/4 was one.

  • fractions -

    No. 2/4 is not equivalent to 4/12.

    Do you see how Writeacher got 1/3 from 4/12?

    4 divided by 4 = 1
    12 divided by 4 = 3

    Let's try another.
    4/12 = 2/6

    Do you see how I got that?

  • fractions -

    Yes you divide by 2.But I need 1 more.

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    What happens if you multiply the numerator and denominator by 2?

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