Add 52/56 and 87/45

52
56
+
87
45
=
2
181
210

What is 52/56 + 87/45

52
56
+
87
45
=

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

52 x 45
56 x 45
+
87 x 56
45 x 56
=
2340
2520
+
4872
2520
=
2340 + 4872
2520
=
7212
2520

OR

(52 x 45) + (87 x 56)
56 x 45
=
7212
2520

Simplify the fraction

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

7212
2520
=
7212 ÷ 12
2520 ÷ 12
=
601
210

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.

601
210
=
601 ÷ 210 = 2 +
601 - (2 x 210)
210
=
2
181
210

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