Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321726391
ISBN 13: 978-0-32172-639-1

Chapter R - Test - Page R-35: 7


$\frac{5}{8}$ + $\frac{7}{10}$ = $\frac{53}{40}$

Work Step by Step

Perform the indicated operation and simplify $\frac{5}{8}$ + $\frac{7}{10}$ = $\frac{5\times10}{8\times10}$ + $\frac{7\times8}{10\times8}$ = $\frac{50}{80}$ + $\frac{56}{80}$ = $\frac{106}{80}$ = $\frac{53}{40}$ Result: $\frac{53}{40}$
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