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At a party. Andy and April shared a cherry pie. Andy ate 2/5 of the pie and April ate 1/3 of the pie. What fraction of the pie did they eat altogether

 Jan 18, 2020
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At a party. Andy and April shared a cherry pie. Andy ate 2/5 of the pie and April ate 1/3 of the pie.

What fraction of the pie did they eat altogether

 

\(\begin{array}{|rcll|} \hline &&\mathbf{ \dfrac{2}{5} + \dfrac{1}{3} } \\\\ &=& \dfrac{2*3+1*5}{5*3}\\\\ &=& \mathbf{ \dfrac{11}{15}} \\ \hline \end{array}\)

 

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 Jan 18, 2020

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