 # Quick Answer: Why Are 1/2 And 2/4 Called Equivalent Fractions?

## What is another fraction that names the same amount as 1 2 and 2 4?

For example if we compare 1/2 and 2/4, we would multiply 1/2 by 2/2 which would result in 2/4 so they are equivalent.

To compare 1/2 and 3/7 we would multiply 1/2 by 3/3 to produce 3/6.

Since 3/6 is not the same as 3/7, the fractions are not equivalent.

Fractions equivalent to 1/2 are 2/4, 3/6, 4/8, 5/10, 6/12 ….

## What is the fraction 3/4 equivalent to?

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## What fraction is not equivalent to 7 8?

Answer: 12/14 9/11 9/10 7/9 6/8 5/7 4/6 3/5 3/4 is less than 7/8 all except 9/10 which is higher and all other higher fractions shown here are 7/10, but anything less than 7/10 are usually decimal.

## What are fractions that are equivalent to 1 2?

Answer: The fractions equivalent to 1/2 are 6/12, 4/8, etc. Equivalent fractions have same value in reduced form.

## What fraction is not equivalent to 3 4?

The outcomes are different, so the fractions 13/16 and 3/4 are NOT equivalent. What about 12/16 and 3/4 ? This time, both numbers are the same, so 12/16 IS equivalent to 3/4 . By using this equivalent fraction calculator, you can also see how to obtain one fraction from another!

## What is 1/4 equivalent to as a fraction?

Fractions equivalent to 1/4 are 2/8, 3/12, 4/16, 5/20, … Fractions equivalent to 1/5 are 2/10, 3/15, 4/20, 5/25, …

## What fraction is 2 4 equivalent to?

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## What are 5 fractions equivalent to 2 3?

Answer:4/6, 6/9, 8/12, 5/10 … are equivalent to 2/3. All those fractions obtained by multiplying both the numerator and denominator of 2/3 by the same number are equivalent to 2/3.

## What is the fraction 2/8 equivalent to?

14 is equivalent to 28 because 1 x 8 = 4 x 2 = 8. 312 is equivalent to 28 because 3 x 8 = 12 x 2 = 24. 416 is equivalent to 28 because 4 x 8 = 16 x 2 = 32.

## What fraction is 3/8 equivalent to?

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## What is a equivalent fraction to 3 6?

Two fractions are equivalent if they represent the same decimal number. For example, the three previous fractions represent the same decimal: 0.5. 1/2 is 1 between 2, which is 0.5. 3/6 is 3 between 6, which is 0.5.

## How do you explain equivalent fractions?

Equivalent Fractions have the same value, even though they may look different. Why are they the same? Because when you multiply or divide both the top and bottom by the same number, the fraction keeps it’s value.