# What is the perimeter of a triangle with sides 1#3/5#, 3#1/5#, and 3#3/5#?

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8

#### Explanation:

add 1

4

add 4

7

simplify

8

The perimeter of the triangle is

#### Explanation:

Determine the perimeter of a triangle with sides:

The perimeter of a triangle is the sum of the lengths of its three sides.

Convert

To determine the mixed fraction, divide the numerator by the denominator until you get a whole number with a remainder. (Use long division.)

The whole number becomes the whole number of the fraction, the remainder becomes the numerator, and the denominator is

The mixed fraction is