# Avery writes equations using fractions with denominators of 8.What are three equations with a sum of 5/8 that Avery could write?

##### 1 Answer

May 14, 2018

Any three numbers that add up to 5 when all are divided by 8. For example,

#### Explanation:

When you have an equation like:

Leaving you with just the numerators. i.e:

In your case it would go from:

As this is a single equation with more than 1 variable there is an infinite amount of different possibilities. I have given you 3 for an answer example: