# add the fractions 2/3, 3/8, and 5/12 and reduce your answer to lowest terms.

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**math**

Find two fractions in lowest terms with unequal denominators whose difference is 2/7?

**Applied Business Math/Colleg student**

Solve the problem and reduce to lowest terms? 2/3+1/6+11/12=

**Computer science**

1.Fraction that has a numerator and a denominator. The class should have methods that can: (a) add and subtract two Fractions together and return the resulting Fraction, (b) create a duplicate of itself and return the duplicate, (c) see if another Fraction is equivalent to ...

**Math**

There are two fractions that are given. The two fractions are 3/12 and 7/12.what answer so you come up with if you were to add these two fractions together? Would my answer be 10/12.

**Math**

Solve the following problem and reduce to lowest terms (mixed number or improper fraction). 2/3 + 1/6 +11/12

**Math**

Solve the following problem and reduce to lowest terms (mixed number or improper fraction). 2/3 + 1/6 +11/12

**java**

Write a program that will find the lowest common denominator of two numbers. The user will enter the two denominators, the program will output both the lowest common denominator and the multipliers required for each fraction. For example, if the user is trying to add 1/3 and 1...

**algebra**

Reduce the rational expression to lowest terms 1/15abc (5a^3b^5c^2) =3a^2b^4c Is this right. I reduced,and cancelled out exponents.

**math**

-8 2/3 - -5 1/3 How would you set up? Go here and scroll to 4 http://www.themathpage.com/ARITH/add-fractions-subtract-fractions-1.htm the answer would be -3 1/3

**math**

Add and reduce to lowet terms m/x^2-9 + 1/3x-9

**Math**

How to add fractions Adding fractions is simple look at the example below. 4 2 - + - = 4+2=6 and you keep the 8 8 denominator the same so the answer is 6 - 8

**Math**

What is the solution of 1/3 + 3/10 + 1/5? Hi, I don't really know how to add fractions very well yet. Can you explain how to add these 3 fractions? Thanks so much

**Algebra**

Reduce each rational expression to lowest terms. Assume that the variables represent only numbers for which the denominators are nonzero. (a^2-b^2)/(a-b)

**algebra**

Reduce each rational expression to lowest terms. Assume that the variables represent only numbers for which the denominators are nonzero. a^2-b^2/a-b

**algebra**

Reduce each rational expression to lowest terms. Assume that the variables represent only numbers for which the denominators are nonzero. 4x^2/2x^9

**java**

can anyone help me with this? I'm new to java! Write a program that will find the lowest common denominator of two numbers. The user will enter the two denominators, the program will output both the lowest common denominator and the multipliers required for each fraction. For ...

**Binomial**

Help me on this one :( Express y= (7-3x-x^2)/[((1-x)^2)(2+x)] in partial fractions. Hence, prove that if x^3 and higher powers of x may be neglected, then y=(1/8)(28+30x+41x^2) I did the first part of expressing it in partial fractions. (Since it's very difficult to type out ...

**Math**

I'm trying to perform the indicated operations, and reduce to lowest terms, but I'm not sure if I got the correct answer. The question is y-5/(x^2+5x)+(xy+5y) + 1/x+y - 2/x+5....I got y-6, but am not sure if that is correct.

**direct variation**

could someone please help me with these problems i am having trouble. If y=36 when x =6 find x when y = 42 If y=-18 when x=6 find x when y=6 If y =12 when x= 15 find x when y =21 If y=-6.6 when x=9.9 find y when x =6.6 If y=6 when x=(2/3)find x when y=12 those are the problems...

**math**

what is 320/380 (or in fraction term) in lowest terms? and what is 54 over 126 in lowest terms?

**math**

divid the fraction 14/27 by the fraction 2/3 and reduce your answe to the lowest terms

**Math(Please help)**

1) An expression that occurs in calculus in given. Reduce the expression to lowest terms. (2x + 5) 4x - 2x^2(2) / (2x+5)^2 I have no idea what to do for this. 2) Simplify the expression. Express the answer so that only positive exponents occur. Assume that all variables are ...

**Math(Please help)**

1) An expression that occurs in calculus in given. Reduce the expression to lowest terms. (2x + 5) 4x - 2x^2(2) / (2x+5)^2 I have no idea what to do for this. 2) Simplify the expression. Express the answer so that only positive exponents occur. Assume that all variables are ...

**prealgebra**

reduce to lowest terms. 72r cubed s to fourth - _____________________ 132r cubed s to the tenth

**Algebra**

Among all pairs of numbers with a sum of 34, find the pair whose product is maximum. Write your answers as fractions reduced to lowest terms.

**math**

Fixed points of f? f(x) = x^2+13/12x - 1/2 a) use algebra to find the fixed points and classify them. b) use the gradient criterion to determine an interval of attraction for one of the fixed points of f c) find exact values of the 2nd and 3rd terms of the sequence xn obtained...

**Math**

Shelly and Marcom are selling popcorn for their music club. Each of them received a case of popcorn to sell. Shelly has sold 7/8 of her case and Marcon has sold 5/6 of his case. Which of the following explains how to find the portion of popcorn they have sold together? A.Add ...

**math**

The principal ordered four pizzas for the twelve students of the month. If each pizza has 8 pieces, what is the ratio of pieces of pizza to students of the month? Reduce your answer to lowest terms.

**Algebra**

please help. I am not sure if this is correct. I need to simplify this to the lowest terms a^2 - 4b ^2 _____ ______ a+2b a+2b my answer is: a^2-4b^2 _________ a+2b is this really to the lowest term?? for some reason I think I am doing this wrong. Thank you!

**Algebraic fractions**

Algebraic fractions: Add the following and express your answer as a single fraction. 9/y^2÷2y/10

**math**

hi can someone tell me how to put 18/48 in lowest terms and 16/40 in lowest terms

**Math**

Could someone check over these for me? Thank you soooooooo much! 1.Maria earns $14/hr. Last week she worked 7 hour days for 4 days. What was her gross pay? $392 2.Arrange the given fractions from smallest to largest. 3/10,1/9,1/12 1/12,3/10,1/9 3.write the following as a ...

**Math**

Can you please explain step by step on how to do each of these two problems below? And then tell me whether it involves an arithmetic sequence or a geometric sequence I also need the work shown out on both problems thank you. Perform the indicated operations and reduce the ...

**algebra**

Reduce to lowest terms 3x-6/x^2-4x+4 perform operation w^2-1/(w-1)2 times w-1/w^2+2w+1 Find LCD and convert rational express. to equivalent rat. exp. with LCD as the denominator: 4/a-6 , 5/6-a

**math**

Fixed points of f? f(x) = x^2+13/12x - 1/2 a) use algebra to find the fixed points and classify them. b) use the gradient criterion to determine an interval of attraction for one of the fixed points of f c) find exact values of the 2nd and 3rd terms of the sequence xn obtained...

**art**

How do you add and subtract fractions? Provide an example and demonstrate the steps you would take to arrive at the answer. What strategies would you use to help a student struggling with the concepts of adding and subtracting fractions?

**Math**

I still do not understand Today was my first day learning how to add 3 sets of fractions with different denominators and I did not get it. I need help with the following please. 1/8 + 1/2 + 3/4 = Waht is the LCM? Answer 8. So convert all the other denominators to eights. 1/8...

**MATH 156**

How do you add and subtract fractions? Provide an example and demonstrate the steps you would take to arrive at the answer. What strategies would you use to help a student struggling with the concepts of adding and subtracting fractions?

**Math**

Chester and Kelsey were given a box of candy to sell. Each box of candy had 24 individual packages inside. Chester sold 1/4 of the candy in the box and Kelsey sold 3/8 of the candy in the box. Which of the following describes how to find the total number of packages That ...

**bartlett hill,math**

add the like terms together.a+b+a+2b Okay. Well, the questoin says to add the like terms together, that means add the A's together and add the B's together. a+b+a+2b Alright, so your a's and your first b don't have a number in front of them. That means the coefficient is one. ...

**Math**

For nine months of the year farmers tended their crops. What fraction of a year did they farm? Reduce the fraction to its lowest terms.

**Math**

Everett is reading a book for his language arts class. He read 1/3 of the book on Saturday, 3/8 of the book on Sunday and 1/4 of the book on Monday. Which procedure can Everett use to find the total fraction of the book he has read? A.Write the equivalent fractions using a ...

**math**

please answer this my topic is all about sums and differences of rational algebraic expression perform the indicated operation reduce answer to lowest term 3/5 + 4/5 another is x/3 - y/3 another is 7/a + 2/a please answer it thanks!!!!!

**Math**

If the rise on a roof is 6 feet, when the run is 18 inches, what is the pitch in lowest terms when written as a fraction in lowest terms ? _______ Is this rise ove run? Or what I am so confused...

**Math**

What do you get when you multiply the mixed number 4 2/7 by the mixed number 6 2/5 and reduce to its lowest terms?

**math**

looking to reduce to lowest term 1) 3+x(4+x)/3+x i got 4+x 2)3a^2-13a-10/5+4a-a^2 i got could not reduce any help would be great

**Math**

Perform the indicated operations and reduce all results to lowest terms. Assume the variables are restricted to values that prevent division by 0. (x^2-y^2)/(x^2-2xy+y^2) divided by (3x+3y)/(7x-21) Could someone please show me how to do this so I can do the rest of my homework...

**fractions**

ok, i'm having problems figuring out how to add these fractions, here's an example: 5 7/16-4 1/19-9 3/17 = ? pleeeez help!!!!!

**8th Grade Algebra-Radicals:Answer Check**

Write each expression in simplest form. ( means square root 4. 3(11 + 4(11 Answer: 8(11 7. 7(2 - 2(8 Answer: 1(2 ?? 8. (48 + (75 Answer: 9(3 9.(3(10) Answer: 19 + 6ã10 10. (27/64 (Fractions) Answer: 3(3/8 ?? 11. 10(20 - 3(80 Answer: 10(5 12. (6/49 (Fractions) ...

**Algebra**

Please check for me. 7p - 7/p divided by 10p-10/5p^2 = 7p^2 6x - 6/x * 6x^2/8x-8 = 9x/2 I'm not sure how to answer this one. x/2 divided by 9/x + 5 I think it's x(x + 5) / 18 Without grouping symbols () it is impossible to understand the problems. The ^ means exponent and / is...

**Math**

Find the Circumference. a) Give an exact answer in terms of pi. 42pi C=pi*d=pi.pi*42=42pi. Use pi~22/7,and express your answers as a fraction in lowest terms.

**Math**

What is the lowest common denominator of the four fractions listed below? 20 7/10; 20 3/4; 18 9/10; 20 18/25 a. 2 b. 40 c. 50 d. 100 Answer-a Please check the above.

**Calculus**

This is my first calculus class and I am lost on how to answer these. The book isn't giving me a clear explanation for help. Any help someone could provide would be great! 1. Use a reference triangle to find the given angle. cos -1 (1/2) give an exact answer in terms of pi 2. ...

**8th Grade Algebra-Radicals:Answer Check**

Change each decimal to a fraction in lowest terms. 1) 0.4242.... Answer: 14/33 2)0.58 Answer: 29/50 3)0.14 (Repeating sign over both numbers) Answer: 14/99 Write each expression in simplest form. ( means that it is inside a square root. 1. (54 Answer: 3(6 2. (98 Answer:(14*(7 ...

**Matt 115**

Hello, I just wanted to know if someone could check my work to see if they are right or wrong. Thanks :) 5. Find 2/5 of 4/11. Answer: 8/55 8. Are 3/21 and 3/54 equivalent fractions? Answer: No 14. Write in decimal form 8 583/10,000 Answer: 8.0583 22. Solve for the unknown: 8/...

**math 116**

Is it always necessary to have a common denominator to add and subtract fractions? Why? What about multiplication and division with fractions?

**math**

sums and differences of rational algebraic expression answer the following perform the indicated operation reduce answers to lowest term 2x/x^2-2x-15 - x-2/3x^2+9 another is t/2rs^2 - 2r/3rst + 3s/30r^2t another is 3x/2x-3 - 2x/2x+3 + 3/4x^2-9 please answer this i need it ...

**math ( subtracting fractions)**

12 1/4- 4 1/8 When you add or subtract fractions, you have to have the same denominator. In this problem you have to change 1/4 to 2/8. Then subtract the fraction and then subtract the whole number. Please post your answer and we'll be glad to check it.

**math**

could someone check my work please? I have to solve for 'x' Questions ~ 1. 3x – 19 = -2 Add ‘19’ to each side of the equation ~ -19+19+3x= -2+19 Combine like terms~ -19+19=0 0+3x= -2+19 3x= -2+19 Combine like terms~ -2+19=17 3x=17 Divide each side by‘3’~ x=5....

**math**

i am having to add, subtract, multiplication and division on fractions. whloe numbers with fraction. My question is that i do not know how to do fractions at all and i need some help

**Algebra**

Multiply(x-2)(x+2) I am totally lost! just foil it out take the first 2 terms from each parentheses and multiply them. then add the product of the inside and outside terms, then add the product of the last 2 terms = x^2-2x+2x-4= x^2-4

**Luke, Math , algebra**

Sorry it was a type. For the problem multiply and write answer in simplest form. 4/12 multiplied by 10/4 My answer: FOr what i understood i only got to the flipping step which is 4/12 multiplied by 4/10 now what step do i do. you mulitply to top (4 * 4 = 16) and mulitply the ...

**College Algebra**

I posed these one's before but added parenthesis which I think made it confusing as the actually questions do not have them. So, I'm reposting them without to see if it makes sense. If not I understand. 1. Compute as indicated. Write your answer in lowest terms. a+3/a^2-4-a+5/...

**College Algebra**

I posed these one's before but added parenthesis which I think made it confusing as the actually questions do not have them. So, I'm reposting them without to see if it makes sense. If not I understand. 1. Compute as indicated. Write your answer in lowest terms. a+3/a^2-4-a+5/...

**fractions**

How do i add two negative fractions?

**Math**

Frank teacher was teaching the class about fractions. She posted the fractions 1/7 and 3/9 on the board. Frank was supposed to answer what the least common multiple of the two fractions was. What did he answer? Help

**20/15 in lowest terms.Express your answer mixed n**

I need answer for this question

**Algebra**

(3x^2+2)/(x^2-4)-(9x-x^2)/(x^2-4) Your problem: (3x^2+2)/(x^2-4)-(9x-x^2)/(x^2-4) Since the denominator is the same, just subtract the numerator: (3x^2 + 2 - 9x + x^2)/(x^2 - 4) -->remember to use the distributive property with the negative over the terms in the numerator ...

**elementary math**

I am going to be a teacher one day. I need help explaining this: A student asks whether it is easier to add fractions or multiply fractions. What my respone should be?

**math**

please check these 1.kristi jogged for 3/5 of an hour, swam 1/2 of an hour, rode her bike for 1/4 hr. how long did she exercise/=1 17/20 2.victor owned 5/6 of a family buisness, he sold 2/7 of the buisness,what portion doe she still own?=23/42 3.subtract 8/11-1/5=38/55 reduce ...

**Math Fractions**

Posted by Mary Mac on Friday, May 9, 2008 at 10:01am. I have this fraction: 6 2/9 + 1 3/4 - 3 5/6= Okay First I changed the mixed numbers into improper fractions. I got this: 56/9 + 7/4 + 23/6 Then I thought you have to find the least common denominator, which for 9,4, and 6 ...

**8th Grade Algebra-Answer Check**

Write each decimal as a fraction in lowest terms. 1. 0.111... Answer: 1/9 2. 0.02 Answer: 1/50 3. 0.7272... Answer: 8/11 4. 0.012012... Answer: 4/333 ?? 5. 0.66666.... Answer: 2/3 6. 0.396 (reapeating sign over all numbers) Answer: 44/111 ??? If I got any of these wrong, can ...

**Math -word problem**

The lowest recorded temperature in Sweden is -38 degrees and the lowest recorded temperature in Russia is -68 degrees. How much higher is the low temperature in Sweden than the low temperature in Russia. -68 + -38 = -106 degrees. Did I solve this right? why did you ADD the two...

**math**

Subtract. Write the answer in lowest terms. 7/11-3/11: is it.... 4/11?

**Math**

I really really need help on this one. I have no clue on how to do it; here it is... Determine the maximum and minimum values of the following set of numbers. 3, -36/7, -1, -2/3, 5/4, -5, 26/9 Express the fractions as mixed numbers. For example, 26/9 = 2 8/9 Then rank them ...

**math 4th grade**

adding and subtracting mixed numbers in lowest terms; 5 1/2 - 2 4/5, I got as far as 3 46/10 but don't know how to break it down into lowest term.

**Math**

When You Add Fractions You Just Add Numerators And Denominators. true Or False

**multiplying fraction**

what is 3/7 * 2/10= and 5/6*2/3= , 1/2*1/4=,4/5*3/5=,2/3*3/8=,1/7*5/9= (Broken Link Removed) 3*2 = 6 7*10 = 70 Answer to the first one is 6/70. Then you'll need to reduce the answer; divide both parts by two, and you'll have 3/35. Do the others the same way. =) need help ...

**Math**

Can anyone explain to me how to add fractions with different denominators? I can convert them to decimals, but i need to know how to add them. Anyone?

**algerbra help**

6x ^2 y^3+9x^2 y^3 __________________ 3x^2 y^2 how do I start to solve this you need to distrubet how do I do that is this right 6x^2 9x^2+y^3xy^3 ? The terms on top are "like" terms so you can add them then simplify Can you see how the answer would be 5y ?

**math problem check**

would some one please see if I am correct with these problems 1.Add. write the answer in simpliest form. 3/11 + 9/11 + 1/11= 13/11= 1 1/2 2. Subtract write the answer in lowest term. 19/24 - 7/24= 12/24 = 1/2 3. Victor owned 9/10 of a family business he sold 2/5 of the ...

**math**

x+y divided x^2-y^2 ____________________ 4 8 the answer have to be in lowest terms

**Math 111 (College Algebra)**

Rational number or irrational? And why? I have been challenged in my college algebra class to determine whether or not .12122122212222122221222221... (continuing forever)is a rational number or not. I need to prove one way or the other. I am lost! :-( I know that rational ...

**Math**

Could someone double check me Write the answer in lowest terms 5/9 + 8/9 = 13/18 What is the perimeter of a rectangle if the length is 7/11 ft and the width is 2/11ft? Answer: 9/11 ft Write the answer in lowest term 17/36 – 13/36 Answer: 1/9 8/15 + 3/20 Answer: 11/35 1 3/8...

**math**

write each of the following as the ratio of two integers in lowest terms: 2 and 3/4 Any integer n can be written as n/1. If the ratio of two integers is in lowest terms then the greatest common divisor or gcd of them is 1. What is the gcd of 3 and 4?

**math**

What part of a yard is 24 inches? Give answer in lowest terms.

**Reducing fractions**

how do i reduce 8/28

**math**

calculate the following, leaving your answer either as a fraction (lowest) or in decimal form Add: 3/8 + 1/2 + 3/4+=

**math help**

Subtract. Write the answer in lowest terms. 7/11 - 3/11 7-3=4 11 stays the same: =4/11 is this correct?

**algebra**

Find the slope and y-intercept, write fractional answer in lowest terms. 2y+9x+6=19+9x

**math**

solve and express the answer as an improper fraction in lowest terms 5/6-2/3(6-1/2)+3/4 I did 5/6-4+1/3+3/4 -31/6+1/3+3/4 -19/6+1/3+3/4 -38/12+4/12+9/12 -34/12+9/12 -25/12 is this correct? thanks

**algebra**

find the L.C.D of each of the following and groups of fractions and then express the fractions of each group in terms of the L.C.D of that group... please show work 1\2,3\4,11\16 2\3,1\8,5\12

**Calc easy**

Having trouble getting the correct solution. The integral of “x squared” in the numerator and “x squared plus x minus 6” in the denominator. S X2 / (X2 + x – 6) dx Thanks! That's a messy one. According to my table of integrals. The answer is -x/6 -(1/72)loge(x^2 +x -...

**Math**

Can someone help me with this problem? A) Separate the fractions 2/6, 2/5, 6/13, 1/25, 7/8, and 9/29 into two categories: those that can be written as a terminating decimal and those of non-terminating. Write an explanation of how you made your decision. B) Form a conjecture ...

**math**

reduce to lowest term 9 + 7/12 + 6+ 3/4

**8th Grade Algebra-Radicals:Answer Check**

4. 3ã11 + 4ã11 Answer: 8ã11 7. 7ã2 - 2ã8 Answer: 1ã2 ?? 8. ã48 + ã75 Answer: 9ã3 9.(3ã10) Answer: 19 + 6ã10 10. ã27/64 (Fractions) Answer 3ã3/8 ?? 11. 10ã20 - 3ã80 Answer: 10ã5 12. ã6/49 Fractions) Answer: ã6/7 ?? 13. 3ã...

**math**

could someone check my work please? I have to solve for 'x' Questions ~ 1. 3x – 19 = -2 Add ‘19’ to each side of the equation ~ -19+19+3x= -2+19 Combine like terms~ -19+19=0 0+3x= -2+19 3x= -2+19 Combine like terms~ -2+19=17 3x=17 Divide each side by‘3’~ x=5....

**Mathematics 1**

Find the L.C.D. of each of the following groups of fractions and then express the fractions of each group in terms of the L.C.D. of the group. 1/3, 3/5, 21/25, 13/15

**math**

FIND THE SLOPE AND THE Y-INTERCEPT OF THE LINE. WRITE FRACTIONAL ANSWER IN LOWEST TERMS. 4y + 4x + 7= 16+4x

**math**

Which of the following represents 24/36 in lowest terms? Choose the best answer from the options below: A 12/15 B 8/9 C 4/5 D 2/3