3. b) I chose the reciprocal method because I have a better understanding on it and I find it easier to do than use diagrams.
I will be answering questions "4. a)" and "4. b)". I will be using the reciprocal method to determine each quotient.
Share 1/4 with 3 equally.
The answer is 1/8.
Share 1/3 with 3 equally.
The answer is 1/9.
Share 2/3 with 4 equally.
The numerical answer can be simplified into 1/6.
The final answer for question "7" is: Each student will get 1/6 of juice from the full pitcher.
Here is a link I found that specializes in dividing fractions by whole numbers and vice versa. Click the + to check it out!
This video I found is about 14 minutes long but, it's worth the time! (I found it pretty helpful). I hope you enjoy it!
*This scribepost was to answer questions from our textbook in Section 6.2 (Pg. 208-209)
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