Posted by **Jared** on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 6:28pm.

2 2/3 + 7 3/4=

rename or simplify as needed, I need to show how I got this answer

HELP PLEASE

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 6:31pm
2 2/3 + 7 3/4=

2 8/12 + 7 9/12 = 9 17/12 = 10 5/12

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**Jared**, Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 6:35pm
how did you get 10 5/12? That is where I don't understand it

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 6:38pm
12/12 = 1

12 + 5 = 17

9 17/12 is more than 9.

17 / 12 = 1 5/12

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**Jared**, Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 6:42pm
isn't it 10 5/12?

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 6:43pm
Yes. The answer is 10 5/12

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**Jared**, Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 6:52pm
OK Thank you again Ms. Sue :)

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 7:03pm
You're welcome, Jared.

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