are those whose value, expressed in decimal form, is the same as that obtained by dividing 2 by 3: 0.6666… The ellipsis indicates that 6 appears infinitely many times in this division.
Then it can be stated that 4/6 = 2/3 = 0.66666….
, since for d
Divide the unit into three equal parts.
And then divide each of these parts in half, orb having a total of six equal parts.
Methods for Finding Equivalent Fractions
they are cousins to each other.
Simultaneously amplify numerator and denominator
Reduce numerator and denominator together
Amplification of fractions
6/9, since both the numerator and denominator are divisible by ten.
30/45, because numerator and denominator are divisible by two.
20/30, since numerator and denominator are divisible by three.
12/18, because the numerator and denominator are divisible by five.
Ways to determine if a given fraction is equivalent to 2/3