multiply the first fraction by the second one
1/4 times 1/2 equals 1/8
The fraction of all the cookies is equivalent to 1.
If of the cookies are chocolate chip, then the remaining cookies is equivalent to
The fraction of all the cookies that are peanut butter is
Peanut butter are ³/₈ of all the cookiesFurther explanation
Order of Operations in Mathematics follow this following rule :ParenthesesExponentsMultiplication and DivisionAddition and Subtraction
This rule is known as the PEMDAS method.
In working on a mathematical problem, we first calculate operation that is in parentheses, follow by exponentiation, then multiplication or division, and finally addition or subtraction.
Let us tackle the problem!
Total Number of Cookies = X
¹/₄ of the cookies are chocolate chip
Let's find the fraction for other cookies
¹/₂ of the rest are peanut butter
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Grade: Middle School
Keywords: Linear , Equations , 1 , Variable , Line , Gradient , Point , Multiplication , Division , Exponent , PEMDAS , percentange , percent