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If there are three thirds in one, there must be six thirds in two.

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Q: How do you work out how many thirds are in the whole number 2?
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Convert it to an improper fraction and multiply.

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What is a fraction equal to two thirds that has a denominator of six?

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How do you work out 406 399 390?

-6 from the 400 so it makes it a whole number +1 to the 399 to make it a whole number and then leave 390 because its a whole number then add it all up it =1190 then you + the 6 you subtracted then - the 1 you added then it all = 1195