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How do you solve 3/4+5/8?

asked 2013-03-13 09:18:43 -0600

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Hi I need help solving this math problem. 3/4+5/8. The answer is 1 3/8 but I'm having trouble understanding. Hpw they got that answer.

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In Sage: sage: 3/4 + 5/8 11/8

John Palmieri gravatar imageJohn Palmieri ( 2013-03-13 11:51:02 -0600 )edit

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answered 2013-03-14 21:25:44 -0600

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While it's possible that the OP really wanted arithmetic help, I think this is a reasonable interpretation of the question.

kcrisman gravatar imagekcrisman ( 2013-03-15 02:45:57 -0600 )edit

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