Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 25/60 and 2/20

25/60 + 2/20 is 31/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 20 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    25/60 = 25 × 1/60 × 1 = 25/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 3 = 60,
    2/20 = 2 × 3/20 × 3 = 6/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/60 + 6/60 = 25 + 6/60 = 31/60

Related:

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

© everydaycalculation.com