# How do you simplify #(2/5+1/5)-3/10#?

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#### Explanation:

Multiply by 1 and you do not change the value. However 1 comes in many forms. So you can change a the way a fraction looks without changing its actual value.

A fraction consists of

You can not directly add or subtract the counts unless the size indicators are the same

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