What is 17/10+20/5?

How much is 1710 plus 205. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

  • 5710
  • 5 710
  • 5.7

Step by step solution

Add

1710 + 205 = 5710

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

    Multiples of 10 are   10 ....etc

    Multiples of 5 are   5, 10 ...etc

    The LCM of 10 and 5 is 10. So, the common denominator of 1710 and 205 is 10. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

    • 1710 + 205
    • 17 * 110 * 1 + 20 * 25 * 2
    • 1710 + 4010
  2. Add

    • 1710 + 4010
    • 17 + 4010
    • 5710

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

Simplify

  • 5710
  • 5 710
  1. Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

    The greatest common divisor of 57 and 10 is 1, the fraction 5710 cannot be further simplified or reduced to lowest terms

  2. Convert improper fraction 5710 to mixed number

    • 5710
    • 5 710

    57 divided by 10 is 5 with a remainder of 7