Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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Chapter 8 - Section 8.5 - Counting and Introduction to Probability - Exercise Set: 35

Answer

$\frac{5}{6}$

Work Step by Step

The least common denominator is 6. Convert to like fractions and add $\frac{1}{2}+\frac{1}{3}$ =$\frac{1\times3}{2\times3}+\frac{1\times2}{3\times2}$ =$\frac{3}{6}+\frac{2}{6}$ =$\frac{5}{6}$
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