# How do you simplify #\frac { 2} { x } + \frac { 5} { 3}#?

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#### Explanation:

In order to add fractions, we want them to have a common denominator. To do this, we will multiply the first fraction by

#### Explanation:

Simpllfy:

In order to add or subtract fractions, they must have the same denominator. Multiply the denominators to get the least common denominator (LCD):

LCD

Multiply both fractions by a fraction form of

Simplify.

Simplify.