# How do you simplify #7/8 + 5/6#?

##### 1 Answer

May 20, 2017

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#### Explanation:

A common method to solving this is to make the fractions have the same denominator for simpler addition.

This is done by multiplying as such:

Note that I have multiplied each fraction with a fraction that has the same *numerator and denominator* as the other fraction.

By multiplying

Simplifying the fraction,