Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-13417-805-X
ISBN 13: 978-0-13417-805-9

Chapter 1 - Section 1.6 - Subtraction of Real Numbers - Exercise Set: 33

Answer

-$\frac{3}{5}$

Work Step by Step

-$\frac{4}{5}$ - ($-\frac{1}{5}$) Step 1: Change the subtraction sign to addition and replace -$\frac{1}{5}$ to its opposite -$\frac{4}{5}$ + ($\frac{1}{5}$) Step 2: Add two fractions -$\frac{3}{5}$
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