# SSAT Upper Level Math : How to find a complex fraction

## Example Questions

### Example Question #131 : Number Concepts And Operations

Simplify:

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Explanation:

Add the fractions in the numerator, then divide the sum by the denominator:

### Example Question #71 : Rational Numbers

Simplify:

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Explanation:

Simplify the sum in the numerator, then divide by the denominator:

### Example Question #71 : Rational Numbers

Simplify:

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Rewrite this as a division problem, then solve:

### Example Question #72 : Rational Numbers

Simplify:

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Rewrite this as a division problem, then solve:

### Example Question #31 : Complex Fractions

Simplify:

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### Example Question #81 : Fractions

Simplify:

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The correct answer is not given among the other responses.

Correct answer:

The correct answer is not given among the other responses.

Explanation:

This is not among the given responses.

### Example Question #1 : How To Find A Complex Fraction

Simplify:

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### Example Question #1211 : Ssat Upper Level Quantitative (Math)

Simplify, writing as a proper fraction.

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Explanation:

Remember that that fraction bar is just a division symbol. Rewrite as a division, rewrite those mixed fractions as improper fractions, then rewrite as as a multiplication by the reciprocal of the second fraction.