Mathematics

Question

Find a rational number between -1/4 and 2/5

2 Answer

  • 5/5 that would be you're answer
  • Answer:

    [tex]s =\frac{3}{40}[/tex]

    Step-by-step explanation:

    Let find the middle point between both rationals. That is to say:

    [tex]s = \frac{-\frac{1}{4}+\frac{2}{5} }{2}[/tex]

    [tex]s = \frac{\frac{-5+8}{20} }{2}[/tex]

    [tex]s =\frac{3}{40}[/tex]