## Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

$\frac{16}{24}$
We are trying to write $\frac{2}{3}$ with a denominator of 24. In order to do this, we must first divide 24 by the current denominator. $24\div3=8$ Therefore, we must multiply both the numerator and denominator of the original fraction by 8. $\frac{2\times8}{3\times8}=\frac{16}{24}$