# Of the two fractions 15/21 and 19/17 which is smaller? I think its 19/17 but need someone to double check please

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1. ## math

use 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 to make fractions smaller than one .How many different fractions smaller than one can be made from these numbers?

asked by wan on September 2, 2012
2. ## math

the difference between two fractions is 1/10. the smaller fraction is 4/7. what is the sum of the two fractions?

asked by ronalyn on March 22, 2017
3. ## check my work

Of the two fractions 15/21 and 19/17 which is smaller? I think 19/17 is smaller.Pleasecheckmy work

asked by Anonymous on June 2, 2012
4. ## Math

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

asked by Tina on October 25, 2017
5. ## math

Take any two real numbers whose sum is 1(fractions, decimals, integers, etc. are appropriate. Square the larger and add the smaller. Then square the smaller and the larger. What will be true?

asked by gt on November 4, 2009
6. ## math

Of the two fractions 15/21 and 19/17 which is smaller?

asked by Kris on October 14, 2010
7. ## algebra

Of the two fractions 15/21 and 19/17 which is smaller? I think its 19/17 but need someone to double check please.

asked by tony on May 30, 2012
8. ## 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

asked by Keira on March 3, 2010
9. ## Algebra 1

c. multiplying x/6-5/8=4 by 6 did not eliminate all the fractions/ What could you have multiplied to get rid of all the fractions? Explain how you got your answer and write the equivelent equation that has no fractions. HELP ME PLEASE!!!!!!! I don't

asked by Kelsie on May 12, 2009
10. ## Math

I the question is simple but I haven't done fractions in a while. So check my answer please. Are and  equivalent fractions? A. No B. Yes, because both fractions are divisible by 2.**** C. Yes, because the difference between the denominator and numerator

asked by Pepsi on November 14, 2017
11. ## math

Separate the fractions 2/6,2/5,6/13,1/25,7/8and 9/29into two categories: those that can be written as a terminating decimal and those that cannot. Write an explanation of how you made your decisions. b. Form a conjecture about which fractions can be

asked by Anonymous on September 27, 2009
12. ## maths

Can someone please help me with solving this equation (I don't know how to do it with the fractions) 1/3 x1^-2/3 . x2^2/3 -------------------- 2/3 x1^1/3 . x2^-1/3 how do I cancel out some of the terms and reduce it down so that Im left with x2 on top and

asked by needhelpplease on June 3, 2007
13. ## Algebra 1-Fractions

Or, eliminating fractions, I should say. So, I need some help. See, I am really not a big fan of fractions. But I need to eliminate fractions to do a math problem. First one is 1/2-x=3/8. I know how to find LCD, then multiply both sides, distributive

asked by Breighton on September 17, 2013
14. ## math

Two fractions have the same denominator,15. The difference between the fractions is 2/5,and the result of dividing one of them by the other is 4/7. What are the fractions?

asked by ruth on September 8, 2018
15. ## math

: Fractions are an important part of your daily lives. Describe some practical applications for fractions in your daily life and some challenges that you have experienced regarding the use of fractions.

asked by ree on May 18, 2010
16. ## CHEMISTRY

during column chromatography, if four fractions are done, how do we know what is in each beaker and why. I know that beakers 1 and 3 will contain the majority of the fractions being separated but what about beakers 2 and 4. How do we know that they are the

asked by Del on October 23, 2007
17. ## 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

asked by Jerald on November 9, 2012
18. ## 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

asked by Shane on January 22, 2015
19. ## math!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

( egyptian fractions are fractions where the numerator can only be one) find two egyptian fractions where when added together it equalls 11/32

asked by livy on May 9, 2012
20. ## math

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 that cannot. Write an explanation of how you made your decision. b. orm a conjecture about which ractions can

asked by Betty on August 2, 2010
21. ## math

how you multoply 5 2/7 x 5/8 x 3 1/2 write the answer in simplest form First of all you have to change all mixed fractions to improper fractions, mixed fractions are useless in calculations. Then multiply your numerators together and multiply your

asked by carmen on March 13, 2007
22. ## math fractions

ADAM WANTS TO COMPARE THE FRACTIONS 3/12,1/6,AND1/3.HE WANTS TO ORDER THEM FROM LEAST TO GREATEST AND REWRITE THEM SO THEY ALL HAVE THE SAME DENOMINATOR?EXPLAIN HOW ADAM CAN REWRITE THE FRACTIONS?If anyone could helpme explain this to my 4 th grader.i am

asked by ttuuffyy on February 26, 2013
23. ## 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

asked by Brenda on October 8, 2006
24. ## maths Literacy

It takes time to understand maths Literacy most on fractions an mixed fractions what must I do?

asked by Katleho on January 25, 2014
25. ## math

what is x? x + 2 11/14 = 5 13/21 basically, i want to know the formula to finding x. i tried to change the fractions to eqivalent fractions... any other ways?

asked by jocelyn on February 29, 2012
26. ## Math

What formula to use when finding patterns of sum of unit fractions #egyptian fractions

asked by Jessica on April 24, 2013
27. ## math

Help! These are fractions, so bear with me: -5/8 x= -9/10 Solve with the multiplicaation principle. How do I do this? The fractions throw me off every time!!!

asked by bob on March 28, 2010
28. ## math

Help! These are fractions, so bear with me: -5/8 x= -9/10 Solve with the multiplicaation principle. How do I do this? The fractions throw me off every time!!!

asked by bob on March 28, 2010
29. ## math 116

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

asked by Rosetta on March 24, 2008
30. ## math

how do you order fractions while estimating with different denominators including mixed numbers and improper fractions quickly?

asked by basketball king on September 18, 2012
31. ## 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?

asked by Slave on January 2, 2016
32. ## 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

asked by marie on February 17, 2009
33. ## math

how do you estimate fractions with different denominators on a number line quickly? including mixed and improper fractions 4/7 8/9 3/2 1/3 1/2 5/8 9/11

asked by basketball king on September 18, 2012
34. ## Math-approximation with fractions:7th grade math

How do you find the greater fraction with approximation? 14. 5/12, 17/30 I know that you need to make 5/12 = 6/12 and 17/30 = 15/30 Then compare them to half or something? I'm confused?! Any clear help and instructions? There are hundreds of ways to make

asked by Mk on November 20, 2006
35. ## 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

asked by Jerald on November 9, 2012
36. ## math

Describe some practical applications for fractions in your daily life. What are the challenges you have experienced regarding the use of fractions? Explain your answers.

asked by nikki on September 21, 2008
37. ## Math

Describe some practical applications for fractions in your daily life. What are the challenges you have experienced regarding the use of fractions? Explain your answers.

asked by Carla on October 27, 2008
38. ## math

show how to simplify before you multiply 3 1/2 x 2 2/7 4445456743+38067738476= change both mixed fractions to "improper" fractions 3 1/2 x 2 2/7 = 7/2 x 16/7 =8 (after you cancel)

asked by jan on May 22, 2007
39. ## math 1350

If the following fractions are arranged from smallest to largest, then which fraction would be in the middle? Explain. Show all work using fractions(NOT DECIMALS). 2/3, 4/5, 3/7, 5/9, 3/4

asked by Ne Ne on November 23, 2015
40. ## 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?

asked by micah on August 22, 2009
41. ## Math

Prompt. Use equivalent fractions to order therse fractions from least to greatest: 2/3,1/2, 4/12, 5/6. Explain the steps you took to find your answer.

asked by Susie on November 27, 2012
42. ## Algebra: HELP

Solve for x: x + 6 = 5(2x - 2) Answers to choose from, these are all fractions. A. 8/9 B. 16/9 C. -4/9 D. -14/9 Can someone please help me with this because when I saw the fractions I completely freaked!

asked by Cheryl on February 18, 2011
43. ## math

take the fractions below, write them in their simplest form, then come up with three equivalent fractions for each: A. 88/100 B. 24/30 C. 55/88

asked by alandra on May 22, 2012
44. ## KUAI HELP!

4/75, 2r/25, r/125 -1/x, 2/xy, x/y 1/a, 1/b write fractions as equivalent fractions with the least common denominator

asked by rian on November 7, 2013
45. ## Math

please explian this not sure about fractions thanks :) 1/3, 5/6 , and 3/8 = add the fractions reduce to loewst terms

asked by Anonymous on November 12, 2007
46. ## 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

asked by Mamta on September 29, 2014
47. ## 5th grade math

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

asked by Alexia on January 9, 2012
48. ## math

0k i don't know the answer for these percents, decimals, and fractions. You have to change decimals to percents, fractions to decimals, and percents to fractions. 0.23 3/100 32 1/2% 0.25 3/5 75% 1/8 0.835 10% 95% 4% 120% 0.3333.... 1.05 1/6 If you can

asked by Kenya on March 14, 2008
49. ## 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

asked by Jessica on November 13, 2006
50. ## math

7 1/6 - 6 4/6 = ? could you please show me the steps to do this problem? thank you, ryan 7 1/6 = 6 7/6 - 6 4/6 = -6 4/6 ------- 3/6 = 1/2 mixed fractions are useless in calculations so the first thing you have to do is change them to improper fractions 7

asked by ryan on April 24, 2007
51. ## Math

Convert these unlike fractions to equivalent like fractions and add them. You must use the LCD to get the answer correct. If possible, reduce the final sum. 1/7 = ?/? + 3/14 = ?/? __________ ? - ??

asked by Angel on March 16, 2011
52. ## math

how to you compare 8 fractions with different denominators including improper fractions?

asked by john on February 14, 2012
53. ## math

Rename percent as fractions and fractions as percents. 1/10 40% 66 2/3% 8/4 125% 2/25

asked by brittany on January 30, 2008
54. ## math

rounding fractions to 0, 0.5, or 1. where would 0.599 lay? Can you round fractions down?

asked by lexi on January 26, 2012
55. ## fractions

the sum of two fractions is 7/12. therre difference is 1/12. they have the same denominators. what are the two fractions?

asked by jayjay on January 20, 2011
56. ## precal

The smaller of 2 numbers is 10 less than 4 times the greater number. The bigger number is 19 more than the smaller one. If x is the smaller number one equation is: a)x+y=19 b)x=19-y c)y=x+19 d)x=y+19 I'm almost positive it is d I just want to check. A

asked by eragon on January 17, 2007
57. ## 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

asked by Ang on February 23, 2007
58. ## 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?

asked by CHAYO on June 24, 2009
59. ## 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?

asked by NENAS on June 24, 2009
60. ## English

The frog blew himself up too much because he wanted to look bigger than the ox. Am I bigger than him? No, you are still smaller than him. ------------------------------- In the last sentence, what is the meaning of 'still'? Is still the same as 'much, or

asked by rfvv on October 23, 2017
61. ## Geometry

Write an equation of a line in slope intercept form that is parallel to y = 3x+6 and passes through the point (-10, 2.5). Do not use spaces and enter fractions as improper reduced fractions when needed.

asked by KIm on July 12, 2012
62. ## math I NEED HELP RIGHT KNOW

1. 1/10 x 3/4 A.15/2 B.2/15 C.3/40 D.40/30 2.4/5 of 40 A.32 B.1/32 C.12 D.44/5 3.1/3 of 3 A.1/18 B.1/3 C.1 D.1/9 this is the Lesson 4: Multiplication of Fractions Review Math 6 A  Unit 7: Multiplying and Dividing Fractions quiz, so if you know the rest

asked by nicholas on December 13, 2017
63. ## math

rewrite each pair of unlike fractions as like fractions

asked by ethan on January 7, 2016
64. ## Math

How do I convert improper fractions into proper fractions?

asked by Rick on May 3, 2017
65. ## algebra

how to find scale factor of fractions also with fractions in them

asked by north oaks middle on November 17, 2010
66. ## math -fractions

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

asked by arjel on January 10, 2011
67. ## Math

Are 12/20 and 22/30 equivalent fractions? I forgot the whole topic of fractions.

asked by Correct on October 17, 2018
68. ## math

how do i convert fractions to decimals and fractions to percents?

asked by Bobby on December 2, 2014
69. ## Math

If Im naming fractions are these fractions in the right order from least to greatest? 1/4 1/3 1/2?

asked by Jerald on January 31, 2013
70. ## stats

A soccer team is likely to score a goal at any time during a game. What is the probability it scores during the first half? Use the slash ( / ) symbol to represent fractions and be sure to reduce fractions to their lowest terms.

asked by Anonymous on December 19, 2012
71. ## Algebra

sorry clicked wrong button. solve: 9 -1=x-11 ____ _____ x-5 x+5 these are supposed to be fractions Your equation is illegible, and can be interpreted too many ways. Try writing it on a single line, using parentheses for clarity and / for fractions

asked by Daniela on October 29, 2006
72. ## Math

A pentagon is formed by putting together three identical equilateral triangles and one larger equilateral triangle with length of edge equal to 2 times that of the smaller equilateral triangle. If the perimeter of the smaller triangle is 42 cm, what is the

asked by Cindy on April 13, 2007
73. ## Calculus

Hi! I need help with this problem: For 0(smaller or equal to) t (smaller or equal to) 9, a particle moves along the x-axis. The velocity of the particle is given by v(t)= (sin pi/4 t). The particle is at position x= -4 when t=0. a) For 0 (smaller or equal

asked by Dana on December 11, 2014
74. ## Calculus

State the growth factor in each of the following situations. Newspaper readership is declining by 7 1/3 % per year. A bouncing ball rebounds to 1/3 of its previous height. Dont know how to solve these fractions:\ I just hate working with fractions.

asked by Anonymous on September 21, 2011
75. ## Math

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

asked by Jess on February 26, 2009
76. ## math

explain how to tdo this problem. The larger of two numbers is 5 less than twice the smaller number. The sum of four times the larger and twice the smaller number is 100. If x is the smaller number what is the equations that determines the correct value of

asked by leslie on August 15, 2018
77. ## math

I forgot how to add and subtract mixed # fractions. How do you do it? ex) 3/7+5/6=1 11/42- How did they get this answer?? ex) 5 6/13-2 8/13=2 11/13- How did they get this answer?? ex) 3/7+5/6=1 11/42 You need to find a common denominator when adding or

asked by Mack on June 26, 2007
78. ## Math

I need help here I suck at math, I need help with lesson 8 solving equations with fractions unit 6 adding and subtracting fractions unit test for connexus

asked by Emma Arroyo on December 22, 2017
79. ## Mathematics

Due Of Response: 9/23/2018 Hello, I am new here, and I am not good with fractions. Plz help me with the question listed below: 7. Order the fractions from least to greatest. (1 point) 2/3, 5/6, 8/15 A) 2/3, 5/6, 8/15 B) 5/6, 2/3, 8/15 C) 8/15, 2/3, 5/6 Plz

asked by Canine on September 24, 2018
80. ## Math

I am a complete idiot when it comes to math. Can someone please help me on the lesson 8:solving equations with fractions Math 6 A unit 6: adding and subtracting fractions Connexus quiz.

asked by Emma Arroyo on December 18, 2017
81. ## math

please help me figure out how to do thes problems 4. y/2+5=-12 6. x/3-9=0 7. 14+h/5=2 THIS IS IMPROTANT Y/2, X/3 AND H/5 ARE FRACTIONS. it doesnt mean divide its fractions that's why i need help plse tell me how you did it so i can figure out the rest of

asked by Amy on October 12, 2008
82. ## Math

Adam wants to compare the fractions 3/12, 1/6, and 1/3. He wants to order them from least to greatest and rewrite them so they all have the same denominator. Explain how adm can rewrite the fractions.

asked by Ryan on February 15, 2013
83. ## math

find two fractions with a sum that is greater than 1.6 but less than 1.9. write your fractions in simplest form and compute their exact sum.

asked by nita on January 15, 2013
84. ## Math

I need help figuring this out, I tried to simplify 3 times this are fractions, I can't express fractions in here.. -4/7x=12/35 (-7/4) x (-4/7) = -7/4 x 12/35 1 times x = 84/140 I am having trouble simplifying I got so far 42/70, 21/35 and are wrong please

asked by Jen on August 8, 2009
85. ## Math

The sum of two fractions is 1 1/2. Their difference is 5/12. What are the fractions?

asked by Kristen on March 10, 2014
86. ## math

How do you change these fractions into equivalent fractions: 3/8, 1/3, 5/9, 2/5

asked by renita on June 6, 2016
87. ## Math

The sum of two fractions is 1. If one of them is 3/8 greater than the other, what are the two fractions?

asked by Anonymous on February 5, 2012
88. ## Math

When subtracted together, two fractions are equaled to 2/3. What are those fractions?

asked by Anonymous on September 12, 2017
89. ## 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

asked by kk on March 16, 2016
90. ## 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

asked by Adelia on February 1, 2012
91. ## Math

From these fractions choose ,or= to make a true statement 1. 11/212 8/24 Order the fractions from least to greatest 3/5 1/4 1/2 2/5 Answer: 1/3 2/5 1/2 3/5 6 3/4, 6 1/2, 6 5/6, 6 3/8 Answer: 3/8 1/2 3/4 5/6

asked by Jerald on October 12, 2012
92. ## salivary amylase

Salivary amylase is secreted by the salivary glands, and catalyzes the breakdown of starch and glycogen to smaller polypeptides. the breakdown of starch and glycogen to smaller polysaccharides. the breakdown of proteins to smaller polypeptides. the

asked by Anonymous on October 23, 2006
93. ## math

Two right circular cone, one upside down in the other. The two bases are parallel. The vertex of the smaller cone lies at the center of the larger cone’s base. The larger cone’s height and base radius are 12 and 16 ft, respectively. What are the

asked by rolan on August 13, 2012
94. ## math

write the pair of the fractions as a pair of fractions with a common denominator : a.) 2/4 and 7/8. b.) 3/10 and 1/2. my answer for the a.) is 16/32-28/32. for b.) is 6/20-10/20 please let me know is my answers is right or not

asked by Anonymous on January 7, 2014
95. ## Physics help please

suppose you have 2 cars, and the larger one is twice as massive as the smaller one. If you and a friend push on them so that their accelerations are equal, how must the forces applied to the cars compare? a. the force on the larger car is equal to that on

asked by Kristin on November 27, 2011
96. ## Math

A square with a side length of 2s has a smaller square inscribed. The vertices of the smaller square are at the midpoints of the sides of the larger square. What is the ratio of the larger square to the area of the smaller square? Express your answer in

asked by April on February 11, 2015
97. ## subtracting fractions

4/5-2/3=? Find the least common denominator of 5 and 3 so that you can convert the two fractions to fractions that have the same denominator, then you can subtract them. Repost if you still have trouble.

asked by cassie on January 3, 2007
98. ## 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

asked by Anonymous on October 1, 2007
99. ## math

Arrange the fractions in ascending order. Or, if the fractions are equivalent, answer "Equivalent". 7/22,2/5,9/24

asked by anonymous on March 17, 2011
100. ## geography

Which continent is smaller in area than Europe? My answer is - Australia is smaller. Is this correct?

asked by Reed on September 12, 2011