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Brad is building shelves for his mom. Each shelf will be 1/2 inch think with a 1/8 inch veneer glued on top. What is the total thickness of the shelf
5/8?

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    Right.

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    Fred added 6/10 3/5 and 2/6 together for an answer of 56/30 Is he right or wrong? Prove your answer
    Answer: He is wrong because when you get all the denominators to the same number the numerators equal 46.
    6/10=18/30
    3/5=18/30
    2/6=10/30

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    Right again.

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    Jacob ate 2/5 of the lentil soup and his brother ate 1/4 of the soup. How much soup was left in the pot after the brothers had eaten their supper
    7/20

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    Right.

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    Brad rode his bike from home of a mile to the Quick Stop and passed the park on the way. Later Brad walked 3/12 of a mile from home to the park to play. What is the distance from the park to the Quick Shop?
    15/24

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    I think you forgot part of the problem.

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    Brad rode his bike from home 7/8 of a mile to the Quick Stop and passed the park on the way. Later Brad walked 3/12 of a mile from home to the park to play. What is the distance from the park to the Quick Shop?
    15/24?

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    Right.

    15/24 = 5/8 mile

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