## anonymous 5 years ago (2 & 4/5) (1 & 1/4) perform the indicated operation.

1. anonymous

what does & represent?

2. anonymous

they are mixed fractions. sorry.

3. anonymous

ahhh ok

4. anonymous

reduce to lowest terms.

5. anonymous

(2&4/5) = 2*5 + 4 = 14 (1&1/4) =1*4 +1 =5 so the answer is 14*5=70

6. anonymous

Ohhh so you would have to change them to mixed numbers meaning the numerator would be higher than the denominator. so for that you

7. anonymous

thanks.

8. anonymous

Ahhh dang it lol Sorry

9. anonymous

35/8

10. anonymous

you mean that my answer is wrong?

11. anonymous

no, u just not done

12. anonymous

can you show the work. Of what remain please

13. anonymous

can I see it performed?

14. anonymous

$2\frac{4}{5}= 2\times 5+4 = \frac{14}{5}$

15. anonymous

Got you. Thanks

16. anonymous

So, 14/5 is the final answer? or 35/8?

17. anonymous

Can you teach me how to convert 14/5 into a mixed number?

18. anonymous

u wel com