## Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

Published by Pearson

# Chapter 3 - Adding and Subtracting Fractions - Review Exercises: 1

#### Answer

$\frac{6}{7}$

#### Work Step by Step

$\frac{5}{7}$ + $\frac{1}{7}$ They are like fractions Step 1 add the numerators to find the numerator of the sum Step 2 Write the denominator of the like fractions as the denominator of the sum $\frac{5 +1}{7}$ = $\frac{6}{7}$

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