Randy solved the following problem: 7/8 + 9/16. He said: I can add 7 and 9 to get 16 and add 8 and 15 to get 23. The answer is 16/23. Is randy correct? Explain.



Step-by-step explanation:

a=8+157+9=23160.6957 b=87+169=1614+169=1614+9=1623=1167=1.4375  a=b  x=0

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