What is #2 2/3+ 4 3/5#?

1 Answer
Dec 8, 2016

Answer:

#109/15#

Explanation:

first, convert to improper fractions:

#2 2/3 = 8/3#

#4 3/5 = 23/5#

then find the common factor of the denominators:

3 x 5= 15

#8/3 = 40/15#

#23/5 = 69/15#

with the denominators equal, you can add the numerators:

#40/15 + 69/15 = 109/15#