What is 2/3 of 3/4?


What is {eq}2/3 {/eq} of {eq}3/4 {/eq}?

Simplifying Mathematical Expression:

For simplifying the mathematical expressions which are in the form as mentioned below:

X of Y

where X represents some part of Y

can be solved by replacing "of" by multiplication operation that is X x Y

The result is the required answer.

Answer and Explanation:

Here the given mathematical expression is

{eq}\begin{align} \displaystyle \frac{2}{3} \ of \ \frac{3}{4}\\ \end{align} {/eq}

{eq}\begin{align} \displaystyle \frac{2}{3} \times \frac{3}{4} = \frac{1}{2}\\ \end{align} {/eq}

Hence 2/3 of 3/4 is 1/2

Learn more about this topic:

Solving Word Problems with Algebraic Multiplication Expressions

from 6th-8th Grade Math: Practice & Review

Chapter 32 / Lesson 10

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