Add 59/99 and 36/84

59
99
+
36
84
=
1
17
693

What is 59/99 + 36/84

59
99
+
36
84
=

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

59 x 84
99 x 84
+
36 x 99
84 x 99
=
4956
8316
+
3564
8316
=
4956 + 3564
8316
=
8520
8316

OR

(59 x 84) + (36 x 99)
99 x 84
=
8520
8316

Simplify the fraction

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

8520
8316
=
8520 ÷ 12
8316 ÷ 12
=
710
693

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.

710
693
=
710 ÷ 693 = 1 +
710 - (1 x 693)
693
=
1
17
693

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