# What are two equivalent fractions for 4/7?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 14, 2016

#### Explanation:

To create equivalent fractions from a given fraction.

#• " divide the numerator/ denominator by a common factor"#

#• " multiply the numerator/denominator by the same value"# 4 and 7 have no common factor, other than 1 ,

Hence division does not give an equivalent fraction.

Thus we multiply by any value to produce an equivalent fraction.

Choose the value 2.

#rArr4/7xx2/2=(4xx2)/(7xx2)=8/14larr" is equivalent"#

Choose the value 3

#rArr4/7xx3/3=(4xx3)/(7xx3)=12/21larr" is equivalent"#