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Multiplying fractions

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From: Jessy <spatalano@comcast.net>
To: Teacher2Teacher Service
Date: May 11, 2007 at 21:11:35
Subject: Multiplying fractions

I am having a hard time inventing a word problem involving 1/8 x 2/5. I know the answer is 1/20. I tried to change the fractions into decimals and percent, but I still can't come up with a word problem with the answer. Can you please help? Thanks, Jessy

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