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If 5 is added to both the numerator and the denominator of the fraction 5/9, will the value of the fraction be changed? If so, will the value increase or decrease?

 If 5 is added to both the numerator and the denominator of the fraction 5/9, will the value of the fraction be changed? If so, will the value increase or decrease?

Grade:12

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Harshit Singh
askIITians Faculty 5964 Points
one year ago
Dear Student

If 5 is added to both the numerator and denominator of the fraction 5/9 = 10/14

But, 5/9≠10/14
Yes the value of the fraction is changed and also the value is increased.

Thanks

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