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Q: When multiplying two fraction the answer is called what?

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You are just multiPlying the top two number then the bottom two numbers

The answer is called the product.

That is correct. To divide by a half, you are actually multiplying by two. ■

Multiplying by the reciprocal of the fraction.

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When you multiply a nonzero fraction by its reciprocal you get 1. Take this example.Lets say you have a fraction called (a/b). The reciprocal of that fraction would be (b/a). If you multiply the two you'd get (a/b)*(b/a)=(ab/ab). Anything divided by itself is 1.

the product

Make sure you multiply them all. Not make any mistakes.

Multiply any two of them together first and then multiply the result by the third fraction.

That is correct. It is easier to simplify the fraction before multiplying all the factors in the numerator and the denominator.That is correct. It is easier to simplify the fraction before multiplying all the factors in the numerator and the denominator.That is correct. It is easier to simplify the fraction before multiplying all the factors in the numerator and the denominator.That is correct. It is easier to simplify the fraction before multiplying all the factors in the numerator and the denominator.

Because a fraction is represented by the ratio of the two numbers and multiplying both by the same number does not change their ratio.

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