## anonymous 4 years ago what is -7 1/4+4 2/3?

1. anonymous

is it$-7 \frac{ 1 }{ 4 }+4 \frac{ 2 }{ 3 }$?

2. anonymous

$-\frac{ 31 }{ 12 }$

3. anonymous

i got it as -2 7/12

4. anonymous

well it is technically the same thing if you say 4 2/3 - 7 1/4

5. anonymous

yeah i know

6. anonymous

did you find a common denominator?

7. anonymous

yes and it is 12

8. anonymous

right