Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321825535
ISBN 13: 978-0-32182-553-7

Chapters 1-6 - Cumulative Review Exercises - Page 474: 22



Work Step by Step

We have $$\frac{2}{3}*(\frac{7}{8} - \frac{1}{2})$$ Solving the subtraction $$\frac{2}{3}*(\frac{7-4}{8}) = \frac{2}{3}*(\frac{3}{8})$$ Finally with the multiplication $$\frac{2*3}{3*8} = \frac{1}{4}$$
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