# Thread: timesing fractions

1. ## timesing fractions

hi, how would i work this out?

$\displaystyle \frac{11}{45}$ x $\displaystyle \frac{3}{5}$

2. would the answer be $\displaystyle \frac{33}{225}$ ???

3. Originally Posted by andyboy179
would the answer be $\displaystyle \frac{33}{225}$ ???
HI

it can still be simplified further .

A hint here , both the denominator and numerator are multiples of 3.

4. Originally Posted by mathaddict
HI

it can still be simplified further .

A hint here , both the denominator and numerator are multiples of 3.

$\displaystyle \frac{11}{75}$

5. Originally Posted by andyboy179
$\displaystyle \frac{11}{75}$

6. what would this be?

$\displaystyle \frac{3}{15}$ - $\displaystyle \frac{1}{3}$ + $\displaystyle \frac{2}{5}$

would it be $\displaystyle \frac{4}{15}$ ???

7. Originally Posted by andyboy179
what would this be?

$\displaystyle \frac{3}{15}$ - $\displaystyle \frac{1}{3}$ + $\displaystyle \frac{2}{5}$

would it be $\displaystyle \frac{4}{15}$ ???
yup