# math

how many fifths are in 60 wholes

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1. How many fifths are in one whole?

Multiply that number by 60.

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2. so is the answer 12

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3. Yes,

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4. thank you

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5. huh? There are not 12 fifths in 60 whole, nor in a single whole.
There are 12 fives in 60, but that wasn't the question.

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6. ok steve then what is the answer if you are soooo smart

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7. Oops! I made a big mistake. Of course, Steve is right.

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8. oh

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9. then what is the answer then

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10. there are 5 fifths in a whole,
so there are 5*60 = 300 fifths in 60 wholes

see? I am so smart!

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11. ok sorry steve

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12. 60/(1/5) = 60 * 5/1 = 300.

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