# SOLUTION: How do you calculate the value of 11/6 + 5/16 = 88/48 + 15/48 = 103/48? The books answer is (5x4) + 12/4 = 20 + 3 = 23. I don't see how they got to that answer.

Algebra ->  Algebra  -> Absolute-value -> SOLUTION: How do you calculate the value of 11/6 + 5/16 = 88/48 + 15/48 = 103/48? The books answer is (5x4) + 12/4 = 20 + 3 = 23. I don't see how they got to that answer.      Log On

 Ad: Algebrator™ solves your algebra problems and provides step-by-step explanations! Ad: Algebra Solved!™: algebra software solves algebra homework problems with step-by-step help!

 Algebra: Absolute value Solvers Lessons Answers archive Quiz In Depth

 Click here to see ALL problems on absolute-value Question 140101This question is from textbook Praxis II:Middle School Mathematics : How do you calculate the value of 11/6 + 5/16 = 88/48 + 15/48 = 103/48? The books answer is (5x4) + 12/4 = 20 + 3 = 23. I don't see how they got to that answer.This question is from textbook Praxis II:Middle School Mathematics Answer by Alan3354(30993)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! How do you calculate the value of 11/6 + 5/16 = 88/48 + 15/48 = 103/48? The books answer is (5x4) + 12/4 = 20 + 3 = 23. I don't see how they got to that answer. ------------- I don't either. Something's wrong somewhere.