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Egyptian fractions 2008-07-09
From vivek:
An Egyptian fraction has numerator equal to 1, and its denominator is a positive integer. What is the maximum number of different egyptian fractions such that their sum is equal to 1, and their denominator are equal to 10 or less?
Answered by Janice Cotcher.
Unit Fractions 1998-09-16
From Murray MacNeil:
Sir, my nephew is having trouble with math,he is in grade 10. this is his question.

Find seven unit fractions whose whole sum is one.

thank you
murray macneil
Answered by Penny Nom.




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