### All ISEE Middle Level Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #21 : How To Multiply Fractions

Raise to the fifth power.

**Possible Answers:**

cannot be raised to the fifth power.

**Correct answer:**

To raise a negative number to an odd-numbered power, raise its absolute value to that power, then make the sign negative. Also, to raise a fraction to a power, raise its numerator and its denominator to that power. Combine these ideas as follows:

### Example Question #22 : How To Multiply Fractions

Solve for in this equation:

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To solve for , we need to cross multiply.

Divide both sides by 27 to isolate the variable.

The fraction cannot be reduced, making this our final answer.

### Example Question #353 : Numbers And Operations

Which of the answer choices is equal to ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The expression, is equal to:

This is equal to:

This equals:

### Example Question #24 : How To Multiply Fractions

Find the product.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To multiply fractions, simply multiply the first numerator by the second numerator and the first denominator by the second denominator. Simply when necessary.

### Example Question #25 : How To Multiply Fractions

What is of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the answer, you must multiple the fractions together.

When multiplying fractions, all you have to do is multiple the numerators together and the denominators together.

So

and

giving us

.

### Example Question #26 : How To Multiply Fractions

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To multiply fractions, you must multiple the numerators and denominators.

So

and

.

Your final answer is .

### Example Question #27 : How To Multiply Fractions

Solve for :

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To multiply fractions, you multiply the numerators

and multiply the denominators

to get,

.

They each have a common factor of so it reduces down to by dividing each.

### Example Question #28 : How To Multiply Fractions

Multiply the following:

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

When multiplying fractions, we will first multiply the numerators, then we will multiply the denominators.

So, given the fractions

when multiplying, we will get

### Example Question #361 : Numbers And Operations

Simplify the following expression:

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Simplify the following expression:

To multiply fractions, simply multiply across the top and bottom:

Now, we cannot simplify our answer, so our answer remains:

### Example Question #30 : How To Multiply Fractions

Simplify the following:

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

When we multiply fractions, we first multiply the numerators, then we multiply the denominators. We do **not** need to find common denominators when multiplying. So in

we will multiply. We get

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