Friday, March 09, 2007

NiCoLe'S sUpEr ScRiBe PoSt....

What is "FRACTION" ?
- A fraction is a number written in the form: N/D. Where N is called "NUMERATOR" and D is called the "DENOMINATOR".
- It also expresses part of a group.
-If the fractions have the same denominator, their sum is the sum of the numerators over the denominator. We do not add the denominators. But we can reduce it if necessary.
3/8 + 2/8 = 5/8
- However, if the fractions have different denominators:
1) First, find the Least Common Denominator or LCD.
2) Then write equivalent fractions using this denominator.
3) Add the fractions. Reduce if necessary.
3/4 + 1/6 = ?
The Least Common Denominator(LCD) is 12.
3/4 + 1/6 = 9/12 + 2/12 = 11/12.
2/3 + 2/7 = ?
The Least Common Denominator(LCD) is 21
2/3 + 2/7 = 14/21 + 6/21 = 20/21
===>>> If there is something wrong with my report, you are welcome to write a comment.....:)


Nicole said...

I think i did a great job doing it.... but....i'm not really sure if i did it right...

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andrea ; said...

thanks nicole, i like yours too. very well done. I LIKE THE EFFORT! haha! :)

JayS said...

Lol, good job Nicole you did a good job too=)

Anonymous said...

Sorry that i erased my comment..
I really like your scribe post..
it's easy to read, but I think you should put some bubbleshares. It will be more easier to read. ^^ thanks for taking your time and finish up this post^^ by the way, you really did a GOOD JOB!! Keep your great work Nicole!! =)