# 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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## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## math

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

*asked by Kris on October 14, 2010* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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 11, 2009* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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 2, 2007* -
## 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 16, 2013* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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 22, 2007* -
## 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 8, 2012* -
## 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 21, 2015* -
## 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 8, 2012* -
## 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* -
## 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 12, 2007* -
## 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* -
## 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 7, 2006* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## Math

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

*asked by Jessica on April 24, 2013* -
## 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* -
## 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 16, 2009* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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 19, 2006* -
## 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 8, 2012* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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 26, 2012* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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 6, 2013* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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 23, 2007* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## math

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

*asked by john on February 14, 2012* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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 16, 2007* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## Math

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

*asked by Correct on October 17, 2018* -
## math

rewrite each pair of unlike fractions as like fractions

*asked by ethan on January 6, 2016* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## math

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

*asked by Bobby on December 1, 2014* -
## algebra

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

*asked by north oaks middle on November 16, 2010* -
## Math

How do I convert improper fractions into proper fractions?

*asked by Rick on May 3, 2017* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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 25, 2009* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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 23, 2018* -
## 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* -
## 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 7, 2009* -
## 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 14, 2013* -
## 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 14, 2013* -
## math

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

*asked by renita on June 5, 2016* -
## Math

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

*asked by Anonymous on September 11, 2017* -
## Math

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

*asked by Kristen on March 9, 2014* -
## 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 4, 2012* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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 11, 2012* -
## 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 22, 2006* -
## 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 6, 2014* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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 10, 2015* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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 16, 2011* -
## Science 7R - Hw Qs. Check Q2 (plzzzz read!!!!)

2. Veins leading back in the heart become Answer - smaller and smaller? am i correct?

*asked by Laruen on May 9, 2012* -
## 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* -
## Calc II

Perform long division on the integrand, write the proper fraction as a sum of partial fractions, and evaluate the integral: (integral of) 2y^4dy/y^3 - y^2 + y - 1 After long divison I get: (integral of)2ydy + 2(integral of)dy + (integral of) 2/y^3 - y^2 +

*asked by Jenna on December 6, 2009*