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Simplify the following fraction expressions. Show all of your work. Homework Help ✎

  1. Draw diagrams to represent each fraction.

    Now change the diagram so that each whole is divided into equal portions.

  1. Follow the steps in part (a) to solve the problem.

  1. Draw a rectangle.

    Shade in three eighths.

    Shade in two thirds in the other direction.

    The darker overlapping region is your answer.

  1. See part (c).

    Remember to reduce your answer.