# Math

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How do you know when you should re write as a mixed number or simplify; for example.
1 1/2 x 23/9=

3/1 x 23/9=

69/18= what is the way to tell if I should simplify or re write as a mixed number?

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3/1 x 23/9=
This should be 3/2 * 23/9

69/18 = 3 15/18 = 3 5/6
Divide the numerator by the denominator

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