Posted by **Jared** on Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 4:35pm.

add mixed numbers in lowest terms

3 3/5 + 1 1/2= what in lowest terms

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 4:36pm
First change the fractions to their equivalents with the same denominator.

Then add.

I'll be glad to check your answer.

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**Jared**, Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 5:06pm
3 3/5 + 1 1/2= 6/10 +10/5 = 4 11/10. I am not sure how to break it down into lowest term that's where I get confused

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 5:23pm
4 11/10 = 5 1/10

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**Jared**, Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 5:27pm
how did you break it down to come up with that answer I am really confused

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 5:33pm
1 = 10/10

1 1/10 = 11/10

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