Add 15/38 and 37/48

15
38
+
37
48
=
1
151
912

What is 15/38 + 37/48

15
38
+
37
48
=

In order to make fractions have the same denominator, multiply the numerator and denominator of each fraction by the denominator of the other

15 x 48
38 x 48
+
37 x 38
48 x 38
=
720
1824
+
1406
1824
=
720 + 1406
1824
=
2126
1824

OR

(15 x 48) + (37 x 38)
38 x 48
=
2126
1824

Simplify the fraction

Divide each part of the fraction with the greatest common factor to simplify the fraction

2126
1824
=
2126 ÷ 2
1824 ÷ 2
=
1063
912

Because the numerator greater than the denominator, so we have an improper fraction, which means we can simplify it by converting the improper fraction to a mixed number.

Improper fraction to mixed number, get the whole number by dividing the numerator with the denominator, then subtract the numerator by the whole number multiplied by the denominator.

1063
912
=
1063 ÷ 912 = 1 +
1063 - (1 x 912)
912
=
1
151
912

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