## Prealgebra (7th Edition)

$5\frac{5}{6}$
Only like fractions can be added. Add whole number and fractional parts then simplify. $3\frac{1}{3}+2\frac{1}{2}$ =$3\frac{1\times2}{3\times2}+2\frac{1\times3}{2\times3}$ =$3\frac{2}{6}+2\frac{3}{6}$ =$5\frac{5}{6}$