## Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

$1\frac{3}{5}$
$\frac{8}{5}$ = $\frac{5+3}{5}$ = $\frac{5}{5}+\frac{3}{5}$ = $1+\frac{3}{5}$ = $1\frac{3}{5}$ or $\frac{8}{5}$ = $8\div5$ it gives quotient as 1 and reminder 3, reminder becomes the nominator and and denominator remains the same as 5. = $1\frac{3}{5}$