Add 16/51 and 46/48

16
51
+
46
48
=
1
37
136

What is 16/51 + 46/48

16
51
+
46
48
=

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

16 x 48
51 x 48
+
46 x 51
48 x 51
=
768
2448
+
2346
2448
=
768 + 2346
2448
=
3114
2448

OR

(16 x 48) + (46 x 51)
51 x 48
=
3114
2448

Simplify the fraction

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

3114
2448
=
3114 ÷ 18
2448 ÷ 18
=
173
136

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.

173
136
=
173 ÷ 136 = 1 +
173 - (1 x 136)
136
=
1
37
136

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