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 230: 62

Answer

$1\frac{19}{30}$

Work Step by Step

$8\frac{2}{15}$ - $6\frac{1}{2}$ = $\frac{122}{15}$ - $\frac{13}{2}$ = $\frac{244}{30}$ - $\frac{195}{30}$ = $\frac{49}{30}$ = $1\frac{19}{30}$
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