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# If you added one tenth plus one tenth plus one twentieth plus one fourth plus one half why would you not get the answer one?

Updated: 9/17/2023

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14y ago

In fact, 1/10 + 1/10 + 1/20 + 1/4 + 1/2 is equal to 1.

1/10= 2/20 1/4= 5/20 1/2= 10/20

2/20+2/20= 4/20+1/20=5/20+5/20=10/20+10/20=20/20

20/20=1

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Q: If you added one tenth plus one tenth plus one twentieth plus one fourth plus one half why would you not get the answer one?
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