Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

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Chapter 5 - Number Theory and the Real Number System - Chapter Summary, Review, and Test - Review Exercises: 30

Answer

$\dfrac{8}{15}$

Work Step by Step

Factor the numerator and the denominator, and then cancel common factors. $\require{cancel} \\=\dfrac{5(8)}{5(15)} \\=\dfrac{\cancel{5}(8)}{\cancel{5}(15)} \\=\dfrac{8}{15}$
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