how do you multiply a fraction by a fraction

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 115

  2. Dear Ms. Sue do I simplify both of them then multiply the fractions

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
  3. Please use the same name for your posts.

    You can simplify the fractions first, but it's not necessary. Your answer must be simplified.

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Math

    The floor of a rectangular room is to be tiled with 1/3 (fraction) foot square tiles along a 10 5/8 (fraction) foot wall. How many tiles will be needed along the wall? Would I multiply 10 5/8 times 1/3 to get the answer?

    asked by Anonymous on October 17, 2009
  2. Mathematics

    The denominator of a fraction is one more than thrice the numerator.the difference is between the reciprocal of the fraction and the fraction is 15/4.find the fraction.

    asked by Faith on August 2, 2020
  3. Mathematics

    The sum of the numerator and denominator of a fraction is 17. If 3 is added to the numerator, the value of the fraction will be 1. What is the fraction? Explain your workings.

    asked by Dale on January 15, 2012
  4. Math

    A denominator of a fraction exceeds the numerator by 1 if 2 is taken from each the sum of the reciprocal of the new fraction and 4 times the original fraction is 5. Find the original fraction

    asked by Anjana on August 10, 2016
  5. Math

    Xavier, Yessie, and Zorro each choose a different favorite positive fraction. Each fraction is in simplest form. Yessie's fraction is the reciprocal of Xavier's. Zorro multiplies his favorite fraction by Xavier's and finds a

    asked by Anonymous on April 16, 2016
  1. fraction

    when a fraction is reduced to its lowest term, it is equal to 3/4. The numerator of the fraction when doubled would be 34 greater than the denominator. Find the fraction.

    asked by Kissi on August 10, 2014
  2. math againn (converting decimals)

    Write 6.4% as a decimal and as a fraction. Write 2 and one fourth as a decimal and as a percent. To convert from percent to decimal simpoy divide by 100. 6.4% = 0.064. To convert to fraction (do you want a mixed fraction or not?

    asked by Rebecca on August 22, 2006
  3. math

    3. Reduce the fraction −20t 5u 2v 3 48t 7u 4v . A. −5t 2v 2 12u 2 C. −5v 2 12t 2u 2 B. 5t 2v 2 12u 2 D. 5v 2 12t 2u 2 4. Reduce the fraction w 2 + 5w + 6 w 2 − w − 12 . A. w − 2 w − 4 C. w + 2 w + 4 B. w + 2 w − 4

    asked by jalisaj on October 20, 2009
  4. Math

    The denominator of a fraction exceeds twice the numerator of the fraction by 10. The value of the fraction is 5/12. Find the fraction.

    asked by MP on January 18, 2013
  5. Math

    I am a fraction equivalent to 45/60. If you were to multiply my denominator by my numerator the product would be 192. What fraction am I?

    asked by Blaine on May 9, 2010
  6. math

    i need some to explain how to turn 1.05 into a fraction Do you know how to add fractions? 1 + 0.05 equals 1.05. So if you can convert 1 to a fraction and 0.05 to a fraction, you can add the two fractions together. Your answer is

    asked by Tammy Evert on July 19, 2006

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.