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2-63.

Draw a circle on your paper and lightly shade in three-fourths of the circle. Homework Help ✎

1. Divide the entire circle into eight equal parts. How many parts are shaded?

See the circle below and count how many parts are shaded.

2. Using fractions, write and solve a related division problem.

Using division, find a fraction equal to three-fourths with a denominator of eight.

Try dividing three-fourths by an eighth. What is your answer?

$\frac{3}{4}\div \frac{1}{8}=\frac{3}{4}\cdot \frac{8}{1}=6$