# Math

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hailey wants to rake her entire yard. This morning she raked 1/3 of the yard, and this afternoon she raked another 3/5 of the yard. What fraction of her yard still needs to be raked?

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To add fractions, the must have the same denominators.

1/3 = 5/15
3/5 = 9/15

5/15 + 9/15 = 14/15

15/15 - 14/15 = 1/15

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thank you mrs. sue that helped me alot

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You're welcome, Anne.

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