posted by big black
a class is selling magazines as a fundraiser. of the 500 magazines sold, Amy sold 1/9 of them. garret sold 0.145 of the magazines. Robbie sold 11/100 of the magazines. carlita sold 0.095 of the magazines. who sold the most magazines
Multiply 500 by the amount each person sold.
(1/9) * 500 =
0.145 * 500 =
(11/100) * 500 =
0.095 * 500 =
You could also change the two fractions to decimals. Which is the largest?
(Hint: 0.145 is larger than 0.095.)