Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 10/3 and 3/10

1st number: 3 1/3, 2nd number: 3/10

10/3 + 3/10 is 109/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 10 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 10 = 30,
    10/3 = 10 × 10/3 × 10 = 100/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    3/10 = 3 × 3/10 × 3 = 9/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    100/30 + 9/30 = 100 + 9/30 = 109/30
  5. In mixed form: 319/30

Related:

Use fraction calculator with our all-in-one calculator app: Download for Android, Download for iOS

© everydaycalculation.com