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When Kaitlin divided a fraction by 1/2, the result was a mixed number. Was the original fraction less than or greater than 1/2? Explain reasoning.
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asked by Kymmy
  1. Let's try some problems.

    1/2 * 1/4 = 1/8

    1/2 * 3/4 = 3/8

    1/2 * 5/2 = 5/4 = 1 1/4

    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. so is that a yes or a no

    posted by mia
  3. 21

    posted by ben
  4. yes or no

    posted by sarah

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