# Which is the greater fraction? 2/7, 4/7 or 6/7 and how do you figure this out?

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1. ## Math

The numerator of a positive fraction is 2 less than its denominator. By adding 1½ to the fraction, the fraction is reversed. Find the original fraction. Help me please

2. ## math

trying to find a fraction riddle. I'm a fraction greater than 1/2 and less than 3/4. My numerator is 5 times 1. what fraction am I? How do you explain the answer?

3. ## Math

When you divide a proper fraction by an improper fraction, is the quotient less than 1,greater than 1,or equal to 1? I think it is less than one but I'm not sure

4. ## math

When Kaitlin divided a fraction by 1/2,the result was a mixed number.Was the original fraction less than or greater than 1/2? Explain your reasoning

5. ## math- plz help

The denominator of a fraction is greater than its numerator by 9. If 7 is subtracted from both its numerator and denominator, the new fraction equals 2/3. What is the original fraction?

6. ## Math

A fraction greater than 1/8 and less than 1/4 is in simplest form and denominator is 4 more than its numerator...what is the fraction?

7. ## fractions

When Kaitlin divided a fraction by 1/2, the result was a mixed number. Was the original fraction less than or greater than 1/2? Explain reasoning. THANK YOU!

8. ## math

what is 4 1/8 as a fraction greater than 1

9. ## 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.

10. ## Math I NEED HELP

So I need the answers ASAP Question 1 of 7 Ken finished one-fifth of his chores before breakfast and three-fifths of his chores after breakfast. What fraction of his chores does he have finished altogether? A. Start Fraction 4 over 10 End Fraction B. Start

11. ## maths

which of the following fraction is greater than 3/4 and less than 5/6. 1/2 , 2/3 ,4/5 , 9/10.

12. ## Helpppppp

Use benchmarks to estimate the sum. three-fifths+start fraction 3 over 17 end fraction A. 2 B. one-half C. 1 D. 0 Estimate the difference. 6five twelvths – 4one ninth A. 2 B. 3 C. 1 D. 4 Estimate the product. 6four elevenths×2one over twelve A. 18 B. 14

13. ## Math

3.12.1 - Test: Exponents, Factors, and Fractions Unit Test Which statement is true? A. start fraction 29 over 35 end fraction less than start fraction 20 over 30 end fraction B. Start Fraction 18 over 34 End Fraction greater than Start Fraction 16 over 32

14. ## fraction maths

iam a fraction in simples form i am greater than 4\5 the sum of my terms is 25 what fraction am i

15. ## partial fractions

(7x^2-16)/(x^2-2x) solve by using partial fraction decomposition. i cant figure out how to do this because after i split up the bottom the A and B don't end up having an x^2 in order to equal the numerator of the original fraction. so confused!

16. ## Calculus

In the next questions, a particle is moving along a horizontal line according to the formula: s=2t^4-4t^3+2t^2-1 a) the particle is moving right when A. 0 is less than t is less than 1/2 B. t is greater than 0 C. t is greater than 1 D. 0 is less than t is

17. ## 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.

18. ## Math

Which statements about comparing fractions are correct? Select all that apply. A. When two fractions have the same denominator, the fraction with the greater numerator is greater. B. When two fractions have the same numerator, the fraction with the greater

19. ## Math

ok I am a fraction.Iam greater than 1/5 and less than 1/3.My numerator is a on.What fraction am i?

20. ## Math

John says that when you compare two fractions with the same numerator,you look at the denominators because the fraction with the greater denominator is greater.is he correct?Explain,and give an example.

21. ## approximation fractions

which math fraction is greater through approximation: 10/21 or 15/28?

22. ## Mathematics-Fractions

Find the sum, 3 Start Fraction 4 over 9 End Fraction plus 5 Start Fraction 1 over 3 End Fraction equals? Find the sum, 11 Start Fraction 1 over 5 End Fraction plus 2 Start Fraction 1 over 2 End Fraction equals? Find the sum, 7 Start Fraction 4 over 5 End

23. ## Math

A) Write a numerator for each fraction to make the fraction close to, but not equal to, 1/2. Then, write another numerator to make each fraction close to, but greater than 1. 1) _/22 2) _/43 3) _/17 My Answers: 1) 10, I believe. 2) 20? I dont know, please

24. ## Some help me- Math

Chris tells Adam that the decimal value of −1/13 is not a repeating decimal. Is Chris correct? A) No, because the fraction has a decimal period of 3 B) No, because the fraction has a decimal period of 6 C) No, because the fraction has a decimal period of

25. ## plz helpppppppp

Use benchmarks to estimate the sum. three-fifths+start fraction 3 over 17 end fraction A. 2 B. one-half C. 1 D. 0 Estimate the difference. 6five twelvths – 4one ninth A. 2 B. 3 C. 1 D. 4 Estimate the product. 6four elevenths×2one over twelve A. 18 B. 14

26. ## Maths

When the numerator and denominator of a fraction are each increased by 5, the value of the fraction becomes 3/5 When the numerator and denominator of that same fraction are each decreased by 5, the fraction is then 1/5 Find the original fraction. (Hint:

27. ## Calculus check

A function f(x) is continuous for all x and has a local minimum at (1,8). Which must be true? A. f'(1)=0 B. f' exists at x=1 C. The graph is concave up at x=1 D. f'(x) is less than 0 if x is less than 1, f'(x) is greater than 0 if x is greater than 1 E.

28. ## mathmatics

4 5\6 (mixed) tunes to a fraction greater than one

29. ## math

Which is the greater fraction? 2/7, 4/7 or 6/7 and how do you figure this out?

30. ## Mathematics

When multiplying a fraction by a fraction, the product is never less, always less, sometimes greater, or always greater. than the lesser factor.

31. ## Calc

The figure shows the graph of f(x)=xe^x, x greater than or equal to 0. figure: f(x) curve is drawn and under the max. point/ concave down curve there is an inscribed rectangle. with width from a(left) to b(right) and height up to a certain point of f(x).

32. ## Math

John says that when you compare two fractions with the same numerator you look at the denominators because the fraction with the greater denominator is greater is the correct explain and give an example

33. ## Math

I cannot remember how to figure out this problem. "Ten friends share 3 pizzas equally. What fraction of a whole pizza does each friend get?" Would it be 3/10? Not looking for the actual answer but really how i can figure it out. Thank you!

34. ## m

which of the following fraction is greater than 3/4 and less than 5/6.

35. ## Math

The denominator of a fraction in the simplest form is greater than the numerator by 1. If 4 is added to the numerator, and 3 is subtracted from the denominator, then the fraction itself is increased by 2 1/6 . Find the original fraction.

36. ## math

which fraction is greater 15/31 or 27/50

37. ## algebra

4x = y > 6 does it make since if you put a line under >. Because that is the question I am suppose to figure out. The sentence says that 4x is equal to y. But y is greater than or equal to six. dividing through by 4, this means that x=y/4, and therefore, x

38. ## math

I was wondering How do I write a fraction or mixed number for a number such as 900.002 and or numbers such as 289.078 How do I figure out what the fraction form of theese types of numbers are?????

39. ## Mathematics

The denominator of a fraction is one more than thrice the numerator.The difference between the reciprocal of the fraction and the fraction is 3 3/4. Find the fraction. Show your workings,pls I need it now

40. ## chemistry - kinetics

The activation energy for the isomerization of methyl isonitrile is 160 kJ/mol. Calculate the fraction of methyl isonitrile molecules that have an energy of 160 or greater at 500 K? 510 K? What is the ratio of the fraction at 510K to that at 500K? I missed

41. ## math

Will someone please show me how to do this problem. I have to write this ratios in simplest form. The ratio of 5 3/5 to 2 1/10. Change each of your mixed fractions to an improper fraction, then divide the first by the second. Remember to divide fraction #1

42. ## MATH

WHAT FRACTION IS GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO ONE?

44. ## FRACTION SUBTRATION MATH

Subtracting a Fraction From 1 Joe Jumped robe for 3 minutes and 24 seconds. How many seconds is three minutes and 24 seconds. I can figure this out but have no clue how to turn it into a fraction subtraction problem...Can't remember. Thanks!

45. ## math

Find the quotient. five over twenty-eight ÷ one over seven A. 1one quarter B. four fifths C. five over one hundred ninety-six Find the quotient. 8start fraction 2 over 5 end fraction ÷ 2start fraction 5 over 8 end fraction A. 3 and one-fifth B. 4 and

46. ## math

Two fractions have the same denominator. Which is the greater fraction: the fraction with the greater numerator or the lesser numerator?

Math I am a fraction in simplest form. I am greater than1/3 and less than 1/2. The sum of all my digitsb is 8. the difference between my numerator and denominator is 7. What fraction am I?

48. ## Math

If you add the denominator to both the numerator and denominator of a fraction, you get a new fraction that sometimes is larger than the original fraction. Find a fraction where the new fraction is four times as large as the original fraction after you add

49. ## Math?

There are clues and a fraction you have to figure out which: My denominator is 5 more than twice my numerator. I am equivalent to 1/3. What is my fraction??

50. ## mathematics

what is a fraction greater than 3? and what is a fraction between 1 and 2? and what is a fraction less then 1/4? and what is a fraction that is almost 1? and what is a fraction a little greater than 1?

51. ## math

write a fraction greater than 1 for 5/8

52. ## Calculus

A function f(x) is continuous for all x and has a local minimum at (1,8). Which must be true? A. f'(1)=0 B. f' exists at x=1 C. The graph is concave up at x=1 D. f'(x) is less than 0 if x is less than 1, f'(x) is greater than 0 if x is greater than 1 E.

53. ## math

Two fractions have the same numerator, but different denominators. Is the fraction with the greater denominator greater than or less than the fraction with the lesser denominator?

54. ## Algebra

the denominator of a fractio is an integer that is one greater than the numerator. A second fraction is the reciprocal of the integer that is one less than the numerator of the first fraction. If the product of the two fraction is 3/8 identify the first

55. ## Math

A fraction is greater than 1/8 and less 1/4 the sum of its digits is 19 what is the fraction

56. ## math

Please help my equivalent fraction. I am greater than 1/5 and less than 1/2. My denominator is between 2 and 4. What fraction am I? Thanks for the help..

57. ## math

New photo imaging techniques on computers allow artists to distort an image from its original shape. Figure 1 is a square image (X x X). Figure 2 is stretched 4 units wider and shrunk 4 units shorter than figure 1. (x+4)(X-4). How many square units greater

58. ## Math

For what values of y: is the value of the fraction (7−2y)/6 greater than the value of the fraction (y−7)/12 ?

59. ## math

write a definition for an equivalent fraction. A. a fraction of multiplication B. fraction with unlike denominators C. a fraction with the value of n D. a fraction thar represents equal amount I put down D.

60. ## Math

Write as a fraction or mixed number: 1) 0.85 2) 3.6 3) 0.888... We read 0.85 as eighty-five hundredths. Expressed as a fraction it's 85/100. Please tell us what you think the other two numbers are expressed as a fraction or mixed number. We'll be glad to

61. ## Math

Which of these numbers is greater than 6 but less than 7? Let me try to figure it out and I'll post my anwser.= ) oops didn't put the options in... the square root of each of these numbers a. 6.5 b. 67 c. 45 d.76 Would it be easier to find the number which

62. ## Math

Name a fraction that is less than 2/3 but greater than 1/2.

63. ## 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

64. ## Math

compare to 1/2 to tell which fraction is greater 8/17 , 13/23

65. ## math

Use approximation to tell which fraction is greater 15/56 and 8/35

66. ## geometry

I need help with figure E Find the areas of the following figures. FIGURE A = 24? a rhombus with a perimeter of 20 meters and a diagonal of 8 meters FIGURE B = 120? a rhombus with a perimeter of 52 meters and a diagonal of 24 meters FIGURE C = 10.83? an

67. ## math

Why are the numerators greater than the denominators? if the mixed fraction would be 3 1/3.

68. ## Math

please explain to me how to figure out what fraction is greater. ex. 5/6 __ 1/8

69. ## math

coleen hid a coin equivalent to a fraction of a dollar behind her back. She said the fraction is smaller than 1/2 and greater than 1/20. What is two possible coin could she have hidden. How do you know? Then she sid it was five time greater than 1/20. Shat

70. ## math

Two fractions have the same numerator, but different denominators. Is that fraction with the greater denominator greater than or less than the fraction with the lesser denominator?

71. ## Math

Which is True? A 3/5 > 1/2 B 1/2 < 4/9 C 5/11 > 1/2 D 1/2 > 5/8 How do I determine? Thanks for the help! The shortcut for doing these is as follows: Cross-multiply by multiplying the numerator of the first times the denominator of the second. Then multiply

72. ## Math

Mary made two rectangular prims figures with four-1 inch cubes. Which statement is true about the volumes and surface areas of the two figures.( there is figure A and figure B made out of four cubes but in different position ) A. The surface areas of

73. ## math

A fraction's numerator is 3 less than its denominator. Its reciprocal is 4 times its value. It is greater than 0. What is the fraction?

74. ## math

write 4 and2/5 as a improper fraction.[fraction greater than 1]

75. ## math

I am a fraction with a deminator of 4. I am greater than1/2 but less than 1. What fraction am i?

76. ## Math

pg.3 18.Which, if any of the following statements is always true? A. If the numerator and the denominator of a fraction are increased or decreased, by the same amount, the value of the fraction is unchanged. B. If the numerator and the denominator of a

77. ## math

How do you figure out a percentage with a fraction of a number. For example 66 2/3 of ________ = 74? change the percentage to a decimal or fraction. Lets do fraction: 66 percent is 2/3 2/3 * Number = 74 multiply both sides by 3/2 Number = 3/2 * 74

78. ## Math

1/ What fraction of Brian's pizza has pepperoni? What fraction of Greg's pizza has pepperoni ? Whose pizza has greater fraction of pepperoni? Note: In the drawing: Brian's pizza : 2/6 Greg's pizza: 2/4 But in the drawing Greg's pizza greater than Brian's

79. ## Math

I missied school Friday and am not sure how to do my math homework. here is one problem. If someone will help me figure this out and explain it I would be able to figure the rest out. ** Write two values of x for which the i nequality is true 4.5

80. ## Chemistry problem

The formula for the Maxwell-Boltzmann distribution is given below,where y is proportional to the fraction of particles of molecular mass m at temperature T traveling at speed u. The expression frac(u1,u2) gives the fraction of particles between speeds of

81. ## math

Which fraction is greater than one whole? a. 1/7 B. 6/5 C. 9/9 d. 13/15

which fraction si greater than -7/5? a.-5/9 b.-6/11 c.-1/2 d.-4/9 i think its A

83. ## math

What fraction is greater? 5/16 or 5/17?

84. ## Calculus

Hi, I can't figure this one out: Here are the first 5 terms of a sequence {5/3, 7/8, 9/15, 11/24, 13/35....} a) Find the general term. So far I got the top part of the fraction as (2n+3), but I can't figure out how to get the bottom one. I see a pattern

85. ## math

how do use approximation to tell which fraction is greater

86. ## Math

Convert 2 2/3 to a fraction greater than 1

87. ## Algebra 1

The architect must factor several trinomials the are of the form x2- mx + n, where m & n are whole numbers greater than zero. She wonders if any of these trinomials factor as (x+a)(x+b), where a > 0 and b < 0. Is this possible? Why or why not? I do not

88. ## Math

Using only the digit 5 and 1. Write a fraction greater than 1/3

89. ## math

What fraction is greater using approximation 13/30 or25/41

90. ## math

What fraction is greater using approximation 13/30 or25/41

91. ## Pre-Algebra

USE THE LCD TO DETERMINE WHICH FRACTION IS GREATER. 1/4,2/7

92. ## math

Using the digit 2 and 1. Write a fraction greater than 1/3

93. ## math

WHICH FRACTION IS GREATER FIVE TWENTY-FOUR OR NINE THIRTY-FIVE'S

94. ## Physics

When presented 1/4 N as data in a problem is this considered to be one significan figure becasue it is presented in the form of a fraction were there's only one significant figure. I'm asking this becasue if you converted it to a decimal you would have .25

95. ## college algebra 1

Order the fraction in each set frim least to greater 2/7,6/7,2/3,1/7,5/7

96. ## College Algebra

1.1(3x+5)is equal to or greater than 1.6-(x+3) How do you solve this to make a fraction?

97. ## Algebra

log25 8 less than or greater than x How do I write this in a different form? fraction

98. ## MATHEMATICS

The reciprocal of a fraction less than or greater than 1/2? Explain your reasoning.