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First, invert (get the reciprocal of ) 7/2 to get 2/7.  Then multiply 43/5 times 2/7. With the multiplication of fractions, you multiply all of the numerator number and multiply all the denominator numbers. so multiply 43 times 2 for the numerator, = 86 multiply 5 times 7 for the...

The key to understanding this and solving it is to not get trapped into thinking that you just need to multiply the optional answers by 2/3 and see that generates a number with a fractional remainder. If there are 2 white eggs to every 3 brown, then view the color proportions as fraction...