simplifying rational numbers

Asked by siddavendra | 17th Oct, 2020, 06:34: PM

Expert Answer:

To simplify: 5/12 x (-36)
5 over 12 cross times open parentheses negative 36 close parentheses equals 5 over 12 cross times open parentheses negative 3 cross times 12 close parentheses equals 5 over 12 cross times 12 cross times left parenthesis negative 3 right parenthesis equals 5 cross times left parenthesis negative 3 right parenthesis equals negative 15

Answered by Renu Varma | 19th Oct, 2020, 10:37: AM