Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 1 - Introduction to Algebraic Expressions - 1.3 Fraction Notation - 1.3 Exercise Set: 60

Answer

$\frac{5}{8}$

Work Step by Step

$\frac{1}{2}+\frac{1}{8}=\frac{1\times4}{2\times4}+\frac{1}{8}=\frac{4}{8}+\frac{1}{8}=\frac{4+1}{8}=\frac{5}{8}$
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