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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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hi bob mandy here why carn't i get the maths site http://www.khanacademy.org/#arithmetic to work on my computer then? i can can get it on my fone ok? send message as soon as you can please?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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It works nicely for my MJ.

Let me make it adirect link:Khan Academy-Arithmetic

*Last edited by anonimnystefy (2012-04-04 04:37:23)*

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi Mandy,

That address works for me and anonimnystefy's link did as well.

Try again and if it still won't work tell us what happens ... error message or what?

Bob

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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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i can not get the videos to work at all? send message now please

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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What browser do you use?

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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i think it is e internet explorer? what should i do?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi mandy jane;

I can not play them either and I have Firefox.

Can you download the files? There is a download button.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.****No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess. **

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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Hi guys

The videos work fine on my side and I use Google Chrome.

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

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I am getting just sound no video. But when I download them they play fine.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.****No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess. **

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**phrontister****Real Member**- From: The Land of Tomorrow
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Hi all,

The videos and sound work fine for me on Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Firefox.

On a couple of vids the tutor introduces the topic verbally with no accompanying video during the intro, and the video only kicks in when the lesson starts.

That happened to me with the first video I clicked on. All I got was a blank screen and sound, and so I thought I had a video problem too. However, it wasn't long before the intro finished and the video started up.

"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do." - Ted Nelson

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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mandy here how do i put google chrome on my menu bar then? can anyone help?

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

Go to the google site www.google.co.uk

Along the top click for **more**, then **even more**.

Chrome is a download option.

Bob

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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happy easter to everyone from mandy newland have a grate day what every you are doing and don't eat to many easter eggs!!

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi mandy jane;

Happy Easter Mandy!

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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hi what should i use as my web browers then to make my computer work better? send message now please?

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

I use firefox.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi Mandy,

Happy Easter!

I use Internet Explorer. Some people criticize it but it is fine for me.

How's your studies going? Need any help?

Bob

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 my answers to the sum in queen 125 are

1/2 = 12/24 = 3/4

1/3 is not

2/3 is not

3/4 = 1/2 = 12/24

5/12 is not

2/6 = 1/2 = 12/24

8/24 is not

16/24 is not

18/24 is not

7/24 is not

am i right or not let me now please? i don't think i am right? i fined it hard? can i draw the fraction on the computer then or not?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hello mandy jane;

Bob is not here right here. Maybe a little later

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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hi bobbym how are you? thank's for letting me know bob is not here right now? send me a messgae?

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

No he is not. He is probably busy at home.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi Mandy,

Sorry I missed you earlier. I was out in the garden this afternoon, making a new compost bin.

I'm worried about your progress; it was 2nd April when I posted these questions.

At this rate it will take until the end of May just to go over fractions.

**I don't mind helping you** at all but when are your exams?

Have you started your course yet?

Anyway, back to your answers. A few bits are correct but there are also lots of mistakes.

Did you draw these fractions on squared paper with every rectangle the same size ( 6cm by 4cm ) ?

I suggest you have a look at my pictures below.

Check you understand each fraction eg for** 2/6** I divided the rectangle into **6** equal parts and then shaded** 2**.

Now please try again to find the ones that are equal, and post your new answers as soon as you can.

Good luck!

Bob

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 I have looed at the Images they help me a lot? here are my answer then?

(1) 1/2 = 3/4 or 12/24

(2) 1/3 = 2/4 or 8/24

(3) 2/3 = 16/24

(4) 3/4 = 3/6 or 18/24

(5) 5/12 = NO

(6) 2/6 = 1/3 or 2/4 or 8/24

(7) 8/24 = 1/3 or 2/4 or 2/6

(8) 16/24 = 2/3

(9) 18/24 = 3/6 or 2/9

(10) 7/24 = NO

Hope this time they are right? And as for when my exam is i should be doing it in June 2013 and yes i got my course work on last wednesday which was 4 April ok and I have read some of the book How To Study At Home and I am about to stort out my Time table and get Started ok? Could you help me with my Time Table please?

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Mandy Jane here. Can anyone help me by telling me if you can get memory cardes to help with maths or not? or what should i use as i am dylexia ok and fined it hard to rember things? I do fined it better when i see pictures or diyergrames ok?

*Last edited by mandy jane (2012-04-09 09:05:28)*

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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You mean flash cards?

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