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anonymous
 5 years ago
5/8 + 6/5???? HELP!!
anonymous
 5 years ago
5/8 + 6/5???? HELP!!

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0find the common denominator...just like you've done before

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i dont know how to find the common denominator

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its the LCM of 8 and 5

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how do u find the LCM?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.08+8+8+8+8 5+5+5+5+5 when do they meet?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now what do i do with it??

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.08+8=16+8=24+8=32+8=40 5+5=10+5=15+5=20+5=25+5=30+5=40 they meet at 40 or 8*5 that is now our new denominator, but we have to change numerators so they are equivalent 5/8 = 25/40 i multiplied both top and bottom by 5 6/5 = 48/40 multiply top and bottom by 8

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0once you have the new fractions with same denominator just add the top numbers 25 + 48 = 73 = 73/40

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that was right! ok last one!

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if you have to just multiply the bottom numbers, that will always give you a common denominator

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0always look for 2 neg signs next to each other, they cancel each out do this first

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 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you want an explanation or just the answer
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