Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 9/6 and 45/28

1st number: 1 3/6, 2nd number: 1 17/28

9/6 + 45/28 is 87/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 28 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    9/6 = 9 × 14/6 × 14 = 126/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    45/28 = 45 × 3/28 × 3 = 135/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    126/84 + 135/84 = 126 + 135/84 = 261/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 87/28
  6. In mixed form: 33/28

Related:

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

© everydaycalculation.com