Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321825535
ISBN 13: 978-0-32182-553-7

Chapter 3 - Adding and Subtracting Fractions - 3.1 Adding and Subtracting Like Fractions - 3.1 Execises: 8

Answer

$\frac{4}{5}$

Work Step by Step

$\frac{1}{5}$ + $\frac{3}{5}$ = $\frac{1 + 3}{5}$ = $\frac{4}{5}$ Add the numerators $4$ is the sum of the numerators $5$ is the same denominator $\frac{4}{5}$ is already in lowest terms.
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