Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Answers.everydaycalculation.com » Add fractions

Add 27/4 and 35/75

1st number: 6 3/4, 2nd number: 35/75

27/4 + 35/75 is 433/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 75 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 75 = 300,
    27/4 = 27 × 75/4 × 75 = 2025/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 4 = 300,
    35/75 = 35 × 4/75 × 4 = 140/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2025/300 + 140/300 = 2025 + 140/300 = 2165/300
  5. 2165/300 simplified gives 433/60
  6. So, 27/4 + 35/75 = 433/60
    In mixed form: 713/60

MathStep (Works offline)

Download our mobile app and learn to work with fractions in your own time:
Android and iPhone/ iPad

Related:

© everydaycalculation.com