Compound Fractions: Problem 4

Rule 27:
A compound fraction is sometimes called a mixed number.

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Problem 4:
Multiply the following numbers and convert the answer to a simple fraction:

tex2html_wrap_inline75

Answer:
tex2html_wrap_inline77 .

Solution:
Convert the compound fractions to simple fractions.

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