Add 51/60 and 14/12

51
60
+
14
12
=
2
1
60

What is 51/60 + 14/12

51
60
+
14
12
=

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

51 x 12
60 x 12
+
14 x 60
12 x 60
=
612
720
+
840
720
=
612 + 840
720
=
1452
720

OR

(51 x 12) + (14 x 60)
60 x 12
=
1452
720

Simplify the fraction

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

1452
720
=
1452 ÷ 12
720 ÷ 12
=
121
60

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.

121
60
=
121 ÷ 60 = 2 +
121 - (2 x 60)
60
=
2
1
60

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