## Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

$1 \frac{17}{35}$
1. Find LCD of fractions: 35 2. Write as equivalent fractions with common denominator : $\frac{11*5}{7*5} - \frac{3}{35} = \frac{55}{35} - \frac{3}{35}$ 3. Subtract numerators: $\frac{55-3}{35} = \frac{52}{35} = 1 + \frac{17}{35} = 1 \frac{17}{35}$