Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

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Chapter 3 - Adding and Subtracting Fractions - 3.1 Adding and Subtracting Like Fractions - 3.1 Execises: 7

Answer

$\frac{5}{8}$

Work Step by Step

$\frac{3}{8}$ $+$ $\frac{2}{8}$ = $\frac{3 + 2}{8}$ = $\frac{5}{8}$ Add numerators 5 is the sum of the numerators 8 is the same denominator $\frac{5}{8}$ is already in lowest terms

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