Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321825535
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Chapter 3 - Adding and Subtracting Fractions - Summary Exercises - Operations with Fractions: 16

Answer

$\frac{29}{16}$

Work Step by Step

$\frac{5}{8}+\frac{3}{4}+\frac{7}{16}=\frac{5\times2}{8\times2}+\frac{3\times4}{4\times4}+\frac{7}{16}=\frac{10}{16}+\frac{12}{16}+\frac{7}{16}=\frac{10+12+7}{16}=\frac{29}{16}$
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