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By what fraction would you multiply 8 1/2 so that the product is about 5? Plesae explain.

asked by Mel
  1. 8.5x = 5

    x - 5/8.5

    x - 0.59 = 6/10 = 3/5

    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. 3/5

    posted by Jaymie
  3. HI SUP

    posted by Crystal
  4. 8/1 X 3/5 = 24/5=5

    posted by Crystal
  5. 8/5×3/5=24/5=5

    posted by Megan
  6. 3/5

    posted by Rosa
  7. HI!!!!
    XD
    LMAO

    posted by Rosalinda
  8. 3
    Ps: im single

    posted by Daisy

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