# 5th grade math (dividing fractions)

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### 5th grade math (dividing fractions)

Can you check this problem? How many twelfths are in one sixth? work: 1/6 divided by 1/12 = 1/6 * 12/1 = 2 ans= 2

### 5th grade math

rewrite each pair of fractions as equivalent fractions with a common denominator? 2/3, 3/4

### 5th Grade fractions

Walt has a piece of rope which is 10 1/3 feet long. He has to cut it into 4 equal pieces. How long will each piece be? I took 10 1/3 divided by 4 which is 2.58333. How can I explain this to my 5th grader in fractions?

### 5th grade math (dividing fractions)

Hi.. I need help figuring out this problem, sovling for x: 3 divided by x/9 = 5 and 2/5 I was able to solve: x divided by 3/4 = 6 by multiplying 6 x 3/4 = 4 1/2. Just not sure how to solve the first problem. If I change 5 2/5 into mixed number,I still don't know what to do ...

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i dot know how to do dividing apart and im in 5th grade

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dividing decimasls by 10 100 and 1000 help don't remember how

### 6th Grade Math

This is fractions. Not dividing problems. (Ex: 3/5 is a fraction) 5c = 2/3 (divided by) 2/3

### Mathematics.

6 and 2/7 divided by 2 and 3/4. I'm very bad at dividing fractions. I just got into this subject of dividing fractions and I'm really bad at it. If you could explain how to divide this expression, that'd be great. Thanks :).

### Math 5th grade

what are three equivalent fractions for 6/11 and 6/9 and 5/8

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Name two fractions equivalent to 4/6

### 5th grade Math

How do you add fractions with different denominators? Thanks if you help :)

### division of fractions

Division of fractions is sometimes said to be multiplication of inverses. Elaborate with an explanation and example. If you have a/b divided by c/d this is the same as a/b * d/c If e.g., we have 2/3 divided by 7/9 then we have 2/3 * 9/7 = 6/7 When dividing fractions the rule ...

### Math 5th grade

Write two fractions that are equivalent to each fraction. 1. 2/5 2. 21/35

### 5th grade math

use the division rule to write equivalent fractions. 21/51

### Math 5th grade

I am working on reducing fractions. How do I find the answer to 12 over 8?

### 5th grade math

use the division rule to write equivalent fractions? 51 --- 120

### Math 5th grade

How can I use bar diagrams to divide unit fractions by whole numbers

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compare fractions 7/10 5/8 3/7

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which of the fractions are bigger 5/16 or 1/2 or 1/4 or 7/16

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unscramble these letter for a 5th grade math question dealing with fractions and decimals. the letters are IPDLISAF

### 5th grade

How do you add fractions with different denominators?

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explain how you know that in fractions 7 divided by 9 is less than 1

### Fractions-easy 5th grade

Multiply and divide. 1) -2 4/11(-2) 2) 5 1/7 / 4 1/8

### 5th grade Math

4 x blank is greater than 12 but less than 16. Answers can be in mixed fractions and/or improper fraction. Can someone please explain how to do this?

### 5th grade

Fractions: How do I express in 10ths and 20ths this fraction 30/100? Thanks..

### 5th grade

Fractions: How do I express in 10ths and 20ths this fraction 30/100? Thanks..

### 5th grade

Fractions: How do I express in 10ths and 20ths this fraction 30/100? Thanks..

### Estimating sums and differnces of fractions

Hello! My 10 year old daughter is having trouble understanding these preparation questions from her math teacher. I know the answer but I don't know how to explain it to her.. I'm sorry if that doesn't make any sense. When I was in 5th grade they taught us differently. Well ...

### Elementary Math

This is going to seem like a simple question but how do i solve this without dividing.. 5th grade math mom Question: Lester's car can go 15.4 miles on 1 gallon of gas. How far can he go on 0.7 gallons? Thanks

### 5th grade fractions

How do I find a number that when divided by 2/3 gives me a quotient between 1/3 and 3/4

### 5th grade

Will someone tell me a webpage my daughter can get help on solving equations, word problems w/ algebraic chains...or for 5th grade math. Thank you

### 5th grade

can you explain to me how to add and subtract fractions like 2/5 + 5/12 or 7/12 - 8/9? i'm having trouble on this and i'm always forgetting how to do it.

### 5th grade Math

I'm not sure how to answer this. Select two fractions whose sum is 3/4 and whose denominators are both the same but not equal to 4

### Algebra

Show the similarities between dividing two fractions and dividing two rational expressions using examples of each; explain your steps

### applied problems with fractions

For the food drive, the 5th grade has a goal of collecting half a ton of canned goods.

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Hey umm what do you learn in the 5th grade math??? This is for my brother cause he is going to the 5th grade.

### Math-help please

My daughter is doing 5th grade math division. Her teacher has shown her a different way to divide these days. I know the answer I get (the old way), but can you tell me how you get the answer for 233 divided by 29. They have her "Xing" out the last 3 in 233 and dividing it ...

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rules on adding and dividing fractions

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What is the rule for multiplying or dividing fractions?

### 5th Grade student teacher: Needs ur help....

What fun activity could I use to to teach 5th grade students about the Constitution?

### 5th grade math word problems

Frank saved 50% by purchasing his airline ticket early. His wife paid full price. If their total was $294 how much was Franks's ticket only? Can someone please explain this to me in 5th grade terms.

### 5th grade math parent

Hi the problem reads.......give an example that shows how to use.the distributive property to multiply a number by a sum. All of the numbers you use should be mixed numbers or fractions.........PLEASE HELP!

### 5th Grade math

To: bobpursley - how do you teach a 5th grader how to figure out the answer?

### 5th grade

We are working on Fractions, mixed numbers and decimals. the problem says - write each decimal as a fraction or mixed number in simplest form... 0.7 or 0.08 ....ugg HELP

### 5th grade fractions

I don't know how to figure..24 girls at the picnic..2/5 at picnic were boys. How many students at picnic?

### 5th grade

what are the answers to the 5th grade unit 1 test harcourt

### Math for 5th graders

Hi I am a fifth grader I need to learn how ferries wheel in 5th grade math

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there are 400 students at smith Elementary school 1/4 of the students are in fourth and fifth grade, 1/10 of the students are in grade 3, 2/8 are in second grade and 2/5 are in first grade . How many kids are in each grade? (4th and 5th have an equal amount)

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I am desperately trying to help my 5th grader figure out how many ways can we make this equation true 24 x 18 = 432 x

### math c30

-pi/4 plus 15pi/4 divided by 2=7pi/4 how is the math done regarding the fractions (dividing and multiplying)

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describe a real world situation that is modeled by dividing two fractions or mixed numbers.

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describe a real-world situation that is modeled by dividing two fractions or mixed numbers

### 5th Grade Math

I just wanted to Thank you Ms. Sue for the help my son is in 5th grade and some of his homework i don't understand, and i don't want him to turn it in wrong. So if i have more of an understanding then i can help him more with his homework so he gets a better understanding. ...

### 5th grade

The Texas state dish is chili. Alexi made 6 quarts of chili and served it at a party. He had 1/3 of the chili leftover. How many quarts did he have left? I can't figure this out! Please help, my math worksheet is talking about equivalent fractions!

### dividing fractions

What is 4/9 divided by 1 1/2

### dividing fractions

What is 4/9 divided by 1 1/2

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Describe two ways to determine the larger of two fractions. A. Compare fractions by writing fractions as mixed numbers B. Compare fractions with the same denominator by comparing the numerators and compare fractions with different denominators by writing fractions as ...

### 5th Grade-Fractions

Pedro used 2/3 of a 33 ounce bottle of soap to wash his mother's car. How many ounces of soap did Pedro use?

### math(5th grade)

In the choir, 1/2 of the members are boys and 1/2 are girls. If 1/4 of the boys are5th graders what fraction of the whole choir is 5th grade boys?

### 5th grade math word problems

abby has been practicing for her soccer game. She has been running 5/8 of a mile every day for 4 days. How many total miles does she run?Use a representation and write an equation. I do not understand what a representation is and would I multiply fractions or add them?

### 5th Grade Math

Danielle and her brother went to the town carnival. Together, they won 15 prizes. Danielle won 9 of them. What fraction did her brother win? If there had been only 10 prizes won, how many would her brother have won if the fractions were equivalent?

### 4th grade math fractions

can anyone please answer and explain this A little monkey had 75 peaches. Each day, he kept a fraction of his peaches, gave the rest away, and then ate one. These are the fractions he decided to keep: 1/2,1/4,3/4,3/5,5/6,11/15 In which order did he use the fractions so that he...

### Dividing fractions

how do i do 3 and 3/4 divided by 12 and 1/2 plz help

### 5th grade

dana ordered 1 medium cheese pizza with 8 slices. she ate 2 pieces.write 2 equivalent fractions to show the partof the pizza dana did not eat.

### 5th Grade Math

Danielle and her brother went to the town carnival. Together, they won 15 prizes. Danielle won 9 of them. What fraction did her brother win? If there had been only 10 prizes won, how many would her brother have won if the fractions were equivalent? Can you please show me how ...

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can someone explain to me why (3)/(5) and (27)/(45) are equivalent fractions. If you simplify 27/45 by dividing the numerator and the denominator by 9 you will get 3/5. 27/25/9 27/25*1/9=3/5 3/25=3/5 5*3=3*25 15=75 75/15=3 If u multiply 3/5 by 9/9 you get 27/45 Oh didn't even ...

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What is the easiest way to solve for x. (these are fractions, not dividing) 4/15=x/5 would I find the common denominator or cross multiply and x/3=x+10/6 same question

### math 5th

what is the missing number which makes the fractions equivalent 3 15 - - 5 ?

### 5th grade math

Write twenty million,five hundred thousand in expaned notation form using exponents. would that be (20x10tothe 8thpower)+(500x10to the 5th power)

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Well in school we were reviewing percents, and one of the main things being discussed was how to convert between fractions, decimals, and percents. However I didn't understand how she explained converting fractions to decimals. She said that on the test we weren't allowed to ...

### math 5th

what is the missing number which makes the fractions equivalent 3 15 - - 5? the answer are only 17 10 and 25 and 35

### 6 grade math

Dividing 22/7 / 5

### Math

I need these questions answer for my project: What is a perfect square? What is a square root? What is the rule for multiplying and dividing fractions?

### fractions- 3rd grade

Name 2 fractions that are equivalent to 3 4th

### 5th grade math

how do i convert milligrams to grams- i am in fifth grade-easiest way please.

### 5th grade fractions

Attendance at the Fireman's Ball has been declining. Each Year, the number attending is 2/3 of the previous year's attendance. In what year will the attendance be less than 1/3 the original attendance?

### Algebra

X+8 ____ x2 + 11x +24 factor the denominator (x+8)(x+3) then reduce by dividing out the common fractions.

### 5th math

what is the least common multiple (LCM)for 15 and 45? There are 16 girls in a class of 36 student. which expression could be used to determine the number of boys (b) in the class? please! help i think this too hard for 5th grade math. this suppose to be for 10th or college ...

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the number of 5th grade students in a school is a prime number greater than 50.What is the least number of 5th grade students there could be in a school

### HELP! 5th grade math

Trying to help my child in 5th grade. Shannon pours 4 different liquid ingredients into a bowl The sum of the liquid ingredients is 8.53 liters. Two of her measurements are in milliliters and two of her measurements are in liters. Give an example of possible measurements for ...

### 8th grade math-exponents

I can't quite write the problem, so I'll try to explain it as best I can. In exponents and in fractions... (X/2) to the 3rd power times (X/2) to the 4th power...all over,or divided by, (X/2 to the 3rd power) to the 2nd power. The book says the answer is X/2 to the 5th power. ...

### 8th grade math-exponents

I can't quite write the problem, so I'll try to explain it as best I can. In exponents and in fractions... (X/2) to the 3rd power times (X/2) to the 4th power...all over,or divided by, (X/2 to the 3rd power) to the 2nd power. The book says the answer is X/2 to the 5th power. ...

### 7th grade math

50 divided by 10 EXPLAIN THE DECEMAL MOVEMENT WHEN DIVIDING BY 10.

### Math

I'm a 5th grader and I'm having a hard time writing the above fractions in order. They are 3/10, 1, 1/4, 5/8, 2/3, 1/8, 5/6, 3/4, 0, 1/6, 7/8, 1/3? Am I suppose to find the least common denominator first?

### 3 grade math ms sue

1-Explain how you can use a number line to show that 3/6 and 1/2 are equivalent fractions. my son write- you can show these fractions are equivalent because if the numerator is half of the denomirator it can be 1/2 so 3/6 is just like 1/2. so that's why they are equivalent. ...

### 5th Grade Math

Brad filled in 24 out of 40 words on a crossword puzzle. Stewart filled in 15 out of 25 words on a different crossword puzzle. Which correctly compares the fractions of the puzzles that Brad and Stewart completed. a)2/3>3/5 b)3/5<2/3 c)6/10>3/5 d)3/5=3/5

### 5th grade math

f I have 3 geese in the first pattern, 5 in the 2nd pattern, & 7 in the 5th pattern, how many geese will be in the 10th and 100th patterns?

### 5th grade science

science-well im learning about the diffence between a vascular and nonvascular plant and i don't get it so if you can help.thanks 5th grader

### Decimal fractions

What is the simplest way of defining the phrase "decimal fractions?" A simple definition for my 4th grade class. Thanks alot.

### Math

Can you help me with my son's homework question: Maria earned $110, which is $86 more than twice the amount Joan earned. How much did Joan earn? a. $12 b. $18 c. $24 d. $30 I would like to know the 5th grade equation that represents the answer. I guess I'm not smarter than a ...

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Alyssa claims that dividing by 4/5 is the same thing as multiplying by 5 then dividing by 4. Is she correct

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Alyssa claims that dividing by 4/5 is the same thing as multipying by 5 then dividing by 4. Is she correct?explain why or why not

### Pre-algebra

I don't understand this. Can you do some examples? One student had the following way of dividing fractions. First the student renamed the two fractions with a common denominator. Then the student ignored the denominators and just divided the numerators to obtain the answer. ...

### Math / Fractions

I have 3 mixed fractions 2 1/4 , 1 1/2 , 3 5/8 Now I already turned them into improper fractions. 9/4 , 3/2 , 29/8 But I'm a little confused on how to get the common denominator.. Is it 8? or do I multiply their factors?

### 8th grade

im in advanced math so i do 8th grade math and i don't understand how too gragh the fractions in equations like y=2/3x+1

### math -fractions

ordering fractions 1/2,7/8,9/10,1/3,3/5,1/4 write the above fractions in order.

### mult. and dividing fractions

she has to make 5/7 of a turkey, and also equal groups of 1/3 are needed. HOW MANY groups are there?

### 5th Grade Math

I cannot get my brain around questions like this: 1/4 divided by 2/5 = 2/4 x ? I have 4 problems like this and even the example doesn't make sense - I may have copied it wrong off of the board. Can anyone help? Thank you! You invert the second fraction and then just multiply. ...