Add 36/84 and 83/55

36
84
+
83
55
=
1
361
385

What is 36/84 + 83/55

36
84
+
83
55
=

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

36 x 55
84 x 55
+
83 x 84
55 x 84
=
1980
4620
+
6972
4620
=
1980 + 6972
4620
=
8952
4620

OR

(36 x 55) + (83 x 84)
84 x 55
=
8952
4620

Simplify the fraction

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

8952
4620
=
8952 ÷ 12
4620 ÷ 12
=
746
385

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.

746
385
=
746 ÷ 385 = 1 +
746 - (1 x 385)
385
=
1
361
385

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