Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 60/28 and 54/6

1st number: 2 4/28, 2nd number: 9 0/6

60/28 + 54/6 is 78/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 6 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    60/28 = 60 × 3/28 × 3 = 180/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    54/6 = 54 × 14/6 × 14 = 756/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    180/84 + 756/84 = 180 + 756/84 = 936/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 78/7
  6. In mixed form: 111/7

Related:

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

© everydaycalculation.com