# MATH Fractions

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Jeff rode his bike around the bije trail that was 1/3 of a mile long. he rode around the trail 9 times. right a fraction grader than 1 for the distance. how many miles did jeff ride?

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1. 9/3

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posted by Damon
2. Thank you very much Damon :)

can you explain how you got 9/3 for third grade

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posted by Corinne
3. sure
either 1/3 times 9 = 9/3
or
1/3 + 1/3 + 1/3 + 1/3 + 1/3 + 1/3 + 1/3 +1/3 + 1/3 = 9/3
If I counted right :)
Then for the second answer you can group them
1/3 + 1/3 + 1/3 = 1
1/3 + 1/3 + 1/3 = 1
1/3 + 1/3 + 1/3 = 1
and then
1+1+1 = 3

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posted by Damon
4. thank you very much. I appreciate it :)

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posted by Corinne
5. You are welcome :)

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posted by Damon
6. thank you it helped me so much!

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