#### Question

Some pictures (a) to (c) are given below. Tell which of them show:

`2 xx 1/3 = 2/3`

a)

b)

c)

#### Solution

`2 xx 1/3 = 2/3` represents the addition of 2 figures, each representing 1 shaded part out of 3 equal parts and `2/3` represents 2 shaded parts out of 3 equal parts. Hence,`2 xx 1/3 = 2/3` is represented by (a).

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Solution Some Pictures (A) to (C) Are Given Below. Tell Which of Them Show: `2 Multiply 1by3 = 2by3` Concept: Multiplication of Fractions - Multiplication of a Fraction by a Whole Number.