Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 12/35 and 3/16

12/35 + 3/16 is 297/560.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 16 is 560
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 16 = 560,
    12/35 = 12 × 16/35 × 16 = 192/560
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 35 = 560,
    3/16 = 3 × 35/16 × 35 = 105/560
  4. Add the two fractions:
    192/560 + 105/560 = 192 + 105/560 = 297/560

Related:

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

© everydaycalculation.com