Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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Chapter 3 - Adding and Subtracting Fractions - 3.5 Order Relation and the Order of Operations - 3.5 Exercises - Page 245: 56

Answer

$\frac{3}{5}$

Work Step by Step

$(\frac{3}{5} - \frac{3}{20}) \times \frac{4}{3}$ = $(\frac{12}{20} - \frac{3}{20}) \times \frac{4}{3}$ = $\frac{9}{20} \times \frac{4}{3}$ = $\frac{3}{5} \times \frac{1}{1}$ = $\frac{3}{5}$

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