Add 73/74 and 39/82

73
74
+
39
82
=
1
701
1517

What is 73/74 + 39/82

73
74
+
39
82
=

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

73 x 82
74 x 82
+
39 x 74
82 x 74
=
5986
6068
+
2886
6068
=
5986 + 2886
6068
=
8872
6068

OR

(73 x 82) + (39 x 74)
74 x 82
=
8872
6068

Simplify the fraction

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

8872
6068
=
8872 ÷ 4
6068 ÷ 4
=
2218
1517

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.

2218
1517
=
2218 ÷ 1517 = 1 +
2218 - (1 x 1517)
1517
=
1
701
1517

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