The Egyptians expressed all fractions as the sum of different unit
fractions. Here is a chance to explore how they could have written
Weekly Problem 44 - 2013
If you know that a fraction of X is the same as a different fraction of Y, can you work out X/Y?
Can all unit fractions be written as the sum of two unit fractions?
Congratulations to Alice who sent in a correct solution to this problem:
Congratulations to Ray who also worked on this problem and sent us the following result: