This is fourth grade homework that won’t go through my brain right 


 

in Algebra 1 Answers by

Your answer

Your name to display (optional):
Privacy: Your email address will only be used for sending these notifications.
Anti-spam verification:
To avoid this verification in future, please log in or register.

1 Answer

What you want is half of 7⅓. The easiest way is to convert the number to an improper fraction. 7 wholes is 21 thirds, written 21/3, and we add another third: 22/3. Now it’s easy to halve this, because we divide 22 by 2 to get 11, so we end up with 11/3. Now we convert this to a mixed number: 3 goes into 11 3 times with a remainder of 2. So we have whole number 3 plus remainder 2, which means we have ⅔ to add to the whole, making 3⅔ brownies each.

by Top Rated User (642k points)

Related questions

1 answer
asked Apr 17, 2014 in Pre-Algebra Answers by anonymous | 92 views
Welcome to MathHomeworkAnswers.org, where students, teachers and math enthusiasts can ask and answer any math question. Get help and answers to any math problem including algebra, trigonometry, geometry, calculus, trigonometry, fractions, solving expression, simplifying expressions and more. Get answers to math questions. Help is always 100% free!
82,892 questions
87,493 answers
1,964 comments
3,930 users