# When adding fractions, explain why it is better to find the lowest common denominator rather than any denominator that is common to the fractions.

When adding fractions, explain why it is better to find the lowest common denominator rather than any denominator that is common to the fractions.

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## Basic Technical Mathematics

**ISBN:** 9780137529896

12th Edition

**Authors:** Allyn J. Washington, Richard Evans

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**6**- Factoring and FractionsSection: Exercises 6.6

Problem: 60

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