## Saturday, October 20, 2007

### Nadine's First Growing Post

Which set of fractions is larger 1/2 + 1/6 or 1/4 + 7/12 ?
1/4 + 7/12 is larger.
1/2 + 1/6 = ?
• 1/2 = 30
• 1/6 = 10
• 30 +10 = 40
1/4 + 7/12 = ?
• 1/4 = 15
• 7/12 = 35
• 15 + 35 = 50

Melissa and Nadine's Bikerace.
1. Melissa and I decided to divide the numbers to their denominators and multiply it by 60.

2. We simplify the fractions. Then, we put the 5 events during the 60 km bikerace.
**This is a great game that might help you about graction this is called the
Mystery Picture.

Which is bigger 1/4 +1/8 or 1/2 +1/3 ?1/2 + 1/3 is larger.
1/4 + 1/8 =?

• 1/4 = 15 mins
• 1/8 = 8 mins.
• 15 + 8 = 23 mins.
• 23 mins. / 60 mins.

1/2 + 1/3 = ?

• 1/2 = 30 mins.
• 1/3 = 20 mins.
• 20 + 30 = 50 mins.
• 50 mins. / 60 mins.

My Score

- title 1/1

- label 1/1

- Question 3 4/5

- Question 4/5 1/3

- Question 6 3/5

- Question 7 1/3

- Question 8 3/5

- Question 9 4/5

- Question 10 6/7

total : 24/35

Nicole said...

haah, good job sister ! Nice one (: mkaei, keep it up yo ! (:

melissa 8-73 said...

Title=1/1
Label=1/1
Question 3=4/5
Question 4/5=2/3
Question 6=3/5
Question 7=2/3
Question 8=2/5
Question 9=5/5
Question 10=6/7

i'll give you 26 out of 35 because some of the questions are not answer for example the number 8 you didn't answer it so i gave you 2.