## Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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# Chapter 3 - Adding and Subtracting Fractions - 3.4 Adding and Subtracting Mixed Numbers - 3.4 Exercises - Page 229: 41

#### Answer

$18\frac{2}{3}$

#### Work Step by Step

1. Divide the numerator by the denominator: $56\div3 = 18 remainder 2$ 2. Make the quotient that whole number and the remainder the numerator . 3. The original denominator stays as the denominator $18\frac{2}{3}$

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