Posted by Rob on Monday, July 1, 2013 at 8:02pm.
What is the proof of theorem 2.23, where (b/a)+(d/c)=[(bc)+(ad)]/(ac). Thank you :)

Math 17  Steve, Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 12:07am
You change nothing when you multiply by 1. So,
b/a + d/c = b/a * c/c + d/c * a/a = bc/ac + ad/ac = (bc+ad)/ac