Sherie says, “There is no rational number between 5/7 and 6/7.” Tim replies, “Yes there is because of 11/14 is between them.” Is Tim

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Sherie says, “There is no rational number between 5/7 and 6/7.” Tim replies, “Yes there is because of 11/14 is between them.” Is Tim right?

A) No, because the denominators are different.
B) No, since there is no number between 5 and 6.
C) Yes, since 5/7 = 10/14 and 6/7 = 12/14.
D) Yes, because of 5/7 + 6/7 = 11/14, which is between them.

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Melody 5 days 2021-10-07T12:59:10+00:00 2 Answers 0

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    2021-10-07T13:00:12+00:00

    C. because a rational number must be able to be expressed as a fraction

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    2021-10-07T13:00:28+00:00

    Answer:

    C.   Yes.

    Step-by-step explanation:

    5/7 = 10/14

    6/7 = 12/14

    – 11/14 is a rational number between these.

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