Posted by **daniel** on Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 8:06pm.

how do you add 2/3 plus 5/8

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**Shawn**, Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 8:09pm
Find a common denominator.

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 8:09pm
First you change them to equivalent fractions with the same denominator.

2/3 = 16/24

5/8 = 15/24

Now, just add the numerators.

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**daniel**, Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 8:22pm
then what do i do with 16/24 and 15/24

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**K**, Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 8:29pm
All you have to do is add 16/24 and 15/24

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 8:31pm
Add the numerators.

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