Multiply the fractions, 1/2 and 3/9. Give the answer in the simplest form.
Let's write down these fractions:
Before we multiply, notice that the fraction, 3/9 can be simplified by dividing it's numerator and denominator with the common factor, 3.
First, we multiply the numerators (1 x 1). Next, multiply the denominators (2 x 3).
Since there is no more common factor. We can continue with the multiplication.
Here, we have the resulting fraction as 1/6. Clearly, the answer is D.
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