Question

A rabbit’s fur grows at the rate of 5 over 2 inches per month.

How many months will it take the rabbit’s fur to grow 15 over 4 inches?

1. Euphemia
1.5 months
Step-by-step explanation:
First, make so it has a common demoninator as .
We need the demoninator to be the same so we can multiply by 2 to make it .
So, a rabbit’s ear grows of an inch in a month.
To find how many months, it will take, we have to divide by .
To divide fractions, we can multiply with the reciprocal.
So,   * is which reduces to which, in decimal form is equal to 1.5 months.