# Question #05bea

##### 2 Answers

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

For the first one and the third one, use the same concept of being able to flip the denominator if it was a fraction and change the question to multiplication.

For the second one, what you do is multiply

#1/6 xx 2 = 2/6=1/3#

#### Answer:

It takes two sixths to make

#### Explanation:

Using the shortcut method

Part 1:

So that you fully understand what is going on write 1 as

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Part 2:

Let the unknown number be

Multiply by 1 and you do not change the value. However, 1 comes in many forms so you can change the way a value looks without changing 'what it is worth'.

So it takes two sixths to make

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Part 3:

Using the shortcut method of turning upside down and multiplying