Add 87/70 and 11/14

87
70
+
11
14
=
2
1
35

What is 87/70 + 11/14

87
70
+
11
14
=

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

87 x 14
70 x 14
+
11 x 70
14 x 70
=
1218
980
+
770
980
=
1218 + 770
980
=
1988
980

OR

(87 x 14) + (11 x 70)
70 x 14
=
1988
980

Simplify the fraction

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

1988
980
=
1988 ÷ 28
980 ÷ 28
=
71
35

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.

71
35
=
71 ÷ 35 = 2 +
71 - (2 x 35)
35
=
2
1
35

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