What is 17/7+25/14?

How much is 177 plus 2514. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

  • 5914
  • 4 314
  • 4.2143 (rounded to 4 decimals)

Step by step solution

Add

177 + 2514 = 5914

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

    Multiples of 7 are   7, 14 ....etc

    Multiples of 14 are   14 ...etc

    The LCM of 7 and 14 is 14. So, the common denominator of 177 and 2514 is 14. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

    • 177 + 2514
    • 17 * 27 * 2 + 25 * 114 * 1
    • 3414 + 2514
  2. Add

    • 3414 + 2514
    • 34 + 2514
    • 5914

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

Simplify

  • 5914
  • 4 314
  1. Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

    The greatest common divisor of 59 and 14 is 1, the fraction 5914 cannot be further simplified or reduced to lowest terms

  2. Convert improper fraction 5914 to mixed number

    • 5914
    • 4 314

    59 divided by 14 is 4 with a remainder of 3