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**Averee** Okay, I hope this makes sense:

Simplify the problem completely:

There is a 3 over a 1 - 1 over a 1 - 1 over a 1 - 1/3. I don't know how to explain it. It's like one huge fraction. Our teacher said to start at the bottom, which would be 2/3, and work up, but I don't get it. Does anyone know what I am talking about or how to explain it better?

3

over

1 - 1

over

1 - 1

over

1 - 1

over

3

The bold ones are whole numbers. They aren't included in the "overs". Also, the answer is 1. However you can get that to work out. Thanks.