# math

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2 2/3 + 7 3/4=

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

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2 2/3 + 7 3/4=

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

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how did you get 10 5/12? That is where I don't understand it

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12/12 = 1
12 + 5 = 17

9 17/12 is more than 9.

17 / 12 = 1 5/12

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isn't it 10 5/12?

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Yes. The answer is 10 5/12

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OK Thank you again Ms. Sue :)

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You're welcome, Jared.

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