OpenStudy (anonymous):

What is the product of eight over fifteen times ten over eleven in simplest form?

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

i will give u medal

4 years ago

8/15 * 10/11?

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

yes

4 years ago
OpenStudy (skullpatrol):

Any ideas?

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

no

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

darn beat me to answering, can anyone help me with my question?

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

16/33

4 years ago
OpenStudy (skullpatrol):

Use the multiplication rule for fractions: Multiply their numerators and multiply their denominators.

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

um ok

4 years ago
OpenStudy (skullpatrol):

To simplify divide the numerator and the denominator by 5.

4 years ago
OpenStudy (skullpatrol):

$$\Huge \frac{ac}{bd}=\frac{a}{b}*\frac{c}{d}$$

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

i still dont understand

4 years ago
OpenStudy (skullpatrol):

For simplification: $$\Huge \frac{bc}{bd}=\frac{c}{d}$$

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

o now i get it. so it would look like this? 8/15 * 10/11 = 8*10 / 15*11 = 80/165= 16 / 33 answer is 16/33

4 years ago
OpenStudy (skullpatrol):

Correct.

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

ok thnx. ur the best

4 years ago
OpenStudy (skullpatrol):

Thanks for trying to understand :)

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

no thank u 4 helping c:

4 years ago