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 Quantity A Quantity B $$8+ (6 \times \frac{1}{14})$$ $$8 + \frac{3}{7}$$

A)The quantity in Column A is greater.
B)The quantity in Column B is greater.
C)The two quantities are equal.
D)The relationship cannot be determined from the information given.

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Carcass wrote:
 Quantity A Quantity B $$8+ (6 \times \frac{1}{14})$$ $$8 + \frac{3}{7}$$

A)The quantity in Column A is greater.
B)The quantity in Column B is greater.
C)The two quantities are equal.
D)The relationship cannot be determined from the information given.

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We can solve this question using matching operations
Given:
Quantity A: $$8+ (6 \times \frac{1}{14})$$

Quantity B: $$8 + \frac{3}{7}$$

Subtract 8 from both quantities to get:
Quantity A: $$6 \times \frac{1}{14}$$

Quantity B: $$\frac{3}{7}$$

Evaluate and simplify to get:
Quantity A: $$6 \times \frac{1}{14}=\frac{6}{14} = \frac{3}{7}$$

Quantity B: $$\frac{3}{7}$$

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