Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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Chapter 2 - Multiplying and Dividing Fractions - 2.8 Multiplying and Dividing Mixed Numbers - 2.8 Exercises - Page 175: 11

Answer

Estimate: $48$ Exact: $50$

Work Step by Step

Estimate: Round the numbers to 8 and 6 and multiply. Exact: Turn numbers into improper fractions: $\frac{8}{1}, \frac{25}{4}$ multiply: $\frac{8}{1}\times\frac{25}{4} = \frac{50}{1}$ Convert to a mixed (or whole) number: $50$
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