# What is 1\frac { 5} { 9} + 1\frac { 5} { 9}?

Oct 16, 2016

$3 \frac{1}{9}$
1 whole and $\frac{5}{9}$ add 1 whole and $\frac{5}{9}$
Is 2 wholes and $\frac{10}{9}$
But $\frac{10}{9}$ is 1 whole and $\frac{1}{9}$
So the answer is $3 \frac{1}{9}$