What is 17/10+17/17?

How much is 1710 plus 1717. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

  • 2710
  • 2 710
  • 2.7

Step by step solution

Add

1710 + 1717 = 459170

  1. Find common denominator by finding the Least Common Multiple(LCM)

    Multiples of 10 are   10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, ..., 170 ....etc

    Multiples of 17 are   17, 34, 51, 68, 85, 102, 119, ..., 170 ...etc

    The LCM of 10 and 17 is 170. So, the common denominator of 1710 and 1717 is 170. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

    • 1710 + 1717
    • 17 * 1710 * 17 + 17 * 1017 * 10
    • 289170 + 170170
  2. Add

    • 289170 + 170170
    • 289 + 170170
    • 459170

    Add the numerators and place the sum over the common denominator.

Simplify

  • 459170
  • 2710
  • 2 710
  1. Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

    • 459170
    • 459 ÷ 17170 ÷ 17
    • 2710

    The greatest common divisor of 459 and 170 is 17, the fraction 459170 can be simplified or reduced to lowest terms by dividing the numerator and denominator by 17.

  2. Convert improper fraction 2710 to mixed number

    • 2710
    • 2 710

    27 divided by 10 is 2 with a remainder of 7