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**bob bundy****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi bob bundy mandy here i have to go to work now will look when I get back at around 12.00 ok?

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**bob bundy****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Children are not defined by school ...........The Fonz

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**bob bundy****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Children are not defined by school ...........The Fonz

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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hi bob bundy mandy here 1/3 + 1/4 =

3 x 4 = 12

1 x 4 = 4

3 x 1 = 3

4 + 3 = 7

s0 answer is 7/12 is that right?

sorry it took so long not been to good with my helf ok?

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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hi mandy here can anyone cheet my answer for the last meassage please? if yes please send message back ok?

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**Mathegocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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Mandy,that is correct. 4/12+3/12=7/12

1.3/4+2/4=?

solve.

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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hi mathgogocart mandy here the answer to 1.3/4 + 2/4 =

4 x 4 = 8

3 x 4 = 12

4 x 2 = 8

12 + 6 = 20

so answer is 1.12/20 is that right?

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**bob bundy****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi Mandy

There's a problem with the large text at the moment so I'll have to go back to small.

You should be able to increase your page size in internet explorer to compensate.

I've been doing my Mum's garden

so only just got home.

7/12 is correct well done.

But your answer to mathgogocart's question is not.

Let's look at it one line at a time.

You said: 4 x 4 = 8. No, that is 4 ADD 4. 4 TIMES 4 is 16

You said 3 x 4 = 12 CORRECT!

You said 4 x 2 = 8 CORRECT

You said 12 + 6 = 20. Well 20 is CORRECT but you meant 12 + 8 = 20

Finally you said 12/20. Wrong way up. That should be 20/16

I think you need more practice. Try these

Q1 1/5 + 2/3

Q2 2/5 + 1/2

Q3 3/7 + 1/3

Q4 4/9 + 1/3

Q5 2/3 + 1/6

See you later.

Bob

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**Mathegocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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here is my questions

Q1 5/6-3/4

Q2 2/3-1/2=?

I gave you 2.

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi mandy here. I will tried to do them later but first my husband is taking me out for lunch as it is my birthday today. Leave me message here when you have read this ok?

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi mandy;

Happy Birthday!

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**bob bundy****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi Mandy

**Happy Birthday!**

Bob

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**bob bundy****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Forgot to attach the cake.

Oh dear. The gremlins seem to have eaten it!

Bob

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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mandy jane wrote:

Hi mandy here. I will tried to do them later but first my husband is taking me out for lunch as it is my birthday today. Leave me message here when you have read this ok?

Hi Bob

The cake is not showing...

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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**bob bundy****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Yes I know. I get a no GD support message.

Bob

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi mandy here. Thank you everyone for the birthday messages that I have been sent. They were very nice to have. Will do maths sumes plater ok?

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**Mathegocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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mandy jane wrote:

Hi mandy here. Thank you everyone for the birthday messages that I have been sent. They were very nice to have. Will do maths sumes plater ok?

hAPPY BIRTHDAY!:):|:(:D:o;)

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi mandy here can anyone. Help me out? I need a maths tutor for one day a week? To help me by showing me how to do maths ok? Where should I go please? If you can help me then leave a message on here please?

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

Once a week is not very much. Looks like you are coming along okay with Bob.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi bobbym mandy here? Thanks for the message it was good. I know I should be on maths is fun more so I will make a time to be on here ok each day? Send me message back please?

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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I still think that is the best idea. You should try to sync with Bob and follow it.

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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**** Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.**

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**Mathegocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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mandy jane wrote:

Hi mandy here can anyone. Help me out? I need a maths tutor for one day a week? To help me by showing me how to do maths ok? Where should I go please? If you can help me then leave a message on here please?

bob is the best.

May bobbym have a wonderful time in the pearly gates of heaven.

He will be sorely missed.

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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hi mathgogocart mandy here thanks for your help i will use bob ok? any think else do you what to know? if so send me a message ok?

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**Mathegocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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mandy jane wrote:

hi mathgogocart mandy here thanks for your help i will use bob ok? any think else do you what to know? if so send me a message ok?

.....hmmmm.l i can help you when im online

May bobbym have a wonderful time in the pearly gates of heaven.

He will be sorely missed.

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