# What does it mean to factor a fraction?

## What does it mean to dissolve a fraction?

To eliminate a fraction, multiply by the reciprocal. For example, factoring 1/2 of 5x equals 1/2 (2 times 5x), which equals 1/2 (10x).

## What does factor-out of the GCF mean?

Step 1: Find the greatest common divisor of the given terms. The greatest common divisor or GCF is the greatest factor that all terms have in common. Step 2: Factor out (or divide) the greatest common divisor of each term. The greatest common divisor or GCF is the greatest factor that all terms have in common.

**What is the best way to organize?**

Truly organized people are not born organized, they have to develop healthy habits that then help them stay organized.

- Write things down.
- Make schedules and deadlines.
- Don’t delay.
- Give everything a home.
- Clean up regularly.
- Keep only what you need.
- Know where to dispose of items.
- Stay away from bargains.

### How do you organize and tidy up?

Here are some interesting tidying tips to get you started with tidying up your home:

- Start with 5 minutes at a time.
- Give away an item every day.
- Fill an entire garbage bag.
- Donate clothes you never wear.
- Make a cleanup checklist.
- Take the challenge.
- View your home as a first-time visitor.

### How do you categorize your stuff?

Quick Steps

- Sort your stuff into broad categories (make a stack for each category).
- Bring similar categories together.
- Move each stack to the room where you will likely store them.
- Divide each stack into subcategories.
- Choose the right storage space for each category.

**How do you organize professionally?**

Here are some habits that professional organizers, and organized people in general, use every day to keep their homes neat and organized:

- Make your bed every morning.
- Keep a donation bag in each of your wardrobes.
- Place a trash can as close to the letterbox as possible.
- Use more hooks.

#### How do you organize all the little things?

Home Organization Small Item Ideas

- Organize the junk drawer with plastic bins.
- Install a magnetic strip on your bathroom counter or in a drawer.
- Reuse Altoid tins to store small items.
- Use a carabiner or shower hook to store hair elastics.
- Use a labeled drawer to store small household items.