# What fractions are equivalent to 2/6?

#### Understand the Problem

The question is asking for fractions that represent the same value as 2/6. To find equivalent fractions, we can multiply both the numerator and the denominator of 2/6 by the same whole number.

$$\frac{4}{12}$$, $$\frac{6}{18}$$, $$\frac{8}{24}$$

Fractions equivalent to ( \frac{2}{6} ) include ( \frac{4}{12} ), ( \frac{6}{18} ), and ( \frac{8}{24} )

#### Steps to Solve

1. Multiply by a whole number

To find fractions equivalent to ( \frac{2}{6} ), multiply the numerator and the denominator by the same whole number. For example, let's use 2:

$$\frac{2 \times 2}{6 \times 2} = \frac{4}{12}$$

1. Multiply by another whole number

We can try another whole number. Let's use 3:

$$\frac{2 \times 3}{6 \times 3} = \frac{6}{18}$$

1. Multiply by yet another whole number

We can continue this process with different whole numbers. Let's use 4:

$$\frac{2 \times 4}{6 \times 4} = \frac{8}{24}$$

Fractions equivalent to ( \frac{2}{6} ) include ( \frac{4}{12} ), ( \frac{6}{18} ), and ( \frac{8}{24} )