Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0134467795
ISBN 13: 978-0-13446-779-5

Chapter 3 - Adding and Subtracting Fractions - Summary Exercises - Operations with Fractions - Page 236: 39



Work Step by Step

In order to rewrite $\frac{5}{6}$ with a denominator of 42, we must multiply both the numerator and the denominator of the original fraction by 7. $\frac{5}{6}=\frac{5\times7}{6\times7}=\frac{35}{42}$
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