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of the sixth-graders in a school, 4/5 play at least one sport. Of those, 2/3 play on a team. What fraction of the sixth-graders play a sport on a team?

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Andrew M. | Mathematics - Algebra a Specialty / F.I.T. Grad - B.S. w/HonorsMathematics - Algebra a Specialty / F.I....
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Hi Cande,
 
2/3 OF 4/5
Of indicates multiplication 
 
(2/3)(4/5) = 8/15 of the 6th graders
play a sport on a team.