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anonymous
 one year ago
12 4 and 3 over 5
anonymous
 one year ago
12 4 and 3 over 5

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you need it in mixed number form, decimal form or exact form?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well its rational numbers

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[124+\frac{ 3 }{ 5 }\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that's what your problem looks like in equation form

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you have options?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1This subtraction? dw:1439340402077:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You can do this subtraction by setting it up as a regular subtraction and borrowing.

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1439340508954:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Since you can't subtract 3/5 from nothing, you need to borrow 1 from 12. 1 can be written as 1/1, 2/2, 3/3, 4/4, 5/5, 6/6, etc. Since the fraction we already have is 3/5, we will borrow 1 from 12 and will write it as 5/5.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh okay mathstudent55 will help

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1439340630498:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Now we just subtract.

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1439340663912:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@Kaelyn78 You are correct. The way the problem was written above, it means 12  4 + 3/5, but the poster meant to write 12  4 3/5, where 4 3/5 is a mixed numeral. That's why the poster used the word "and" not "plus".
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