Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 10/84 and 2/6

10/84 + 2/6 is 19/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 6 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    10/84 = 10 × 1/84 × 1 = 10/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    2/6 = 2 × 14/6 × 14 = 28/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/84 + 28/84 = 10 + 28/84 = 38/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/42

Related:

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

© everydaycalculation.com