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anonymous
 one year ago
Perform the indicated operation.
2/3 + 3/8
anonymous
 one year ago
Perform the indicated operation. 2/3 + 3/8

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AbdullahM
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1make sure that both fractions have the same denominator.

AbdullahM
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What is the least common multiple of 3 and 8?

AbdullahM
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Do you know what multiples are?

AbdullahM
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Multiples of 3: 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21... and so on

AbdullahM
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1What are the multiples of 8?

AbdullahM
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so the least common multiple would be 24

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0why wouldnt it be 16? because thats the lowest other than 8

AbdullahM
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1But is 16 divisible by 3? No.

AbdullahM
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\(\sf\Large\left(\frac{2}{3} \times\frac{8}{8}\right)+\left(\frac{3}{8}\times\frac{3}{3}\right)=?\)

AbdullahM
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Hint: \(\sf\Large\frac{a}{b}\times\frac{c}{d}=\frac{a~\times~ b}{c ~\times~ d}\)

AbdullahM
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1correct and that is 1 1/24

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@AbdullahM how do you get it like that though?

AbdullahM
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1because \(\sf\Large\frac{25}{24} =\frac{24+1}{24}=\frac{24}{24}+\frac{1}{24}=1\frac{1}{24}\)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@AbdullahM oh okay i get that, thanks a lot
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