# Question #57644

Jul 18, 2017

$\frac{3}{4} {b}^{2}$

#### Explanation:

$\text{the square of b is expressed as } {b}^{2}$

$\frac{3}{4} \text{ of this value is }$

$\frac{3}{4} {b}^{2} \text{ or } \frac{3 {b}^{2}}{4}$

Jul 18, 2017

$\frac{3 {b}^{2}}{4}$

#### Explanation:

Three fourths means the same as three quarters: $\frac{3}{4}$

The square of $b$ means $b \times b = {b}^{2}$

Three fourths of a square of $b$ is written as:

$\frac{3}{4} \times {b}^{2} = \frac{3 {b}^{2}}{4}$