What is 22/23+16/1?

How much is 2223 plus 161. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

  • 39023
  • 16 2223
  • 16.9565 (rounded to 4 decimals)

Step by step solution

Add

2223 + 161 = 39023

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

    Multiples of 23 are   23 ....etc

    Multiples of 1 are   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, ..., 23 ...etc

    The LCM of 23 and 1 is 23. So, the common denominator of 2223 and 161 is 23. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

    • 2223 + 161
    • 22 * 123 * 1 + 16 * 231 * 23
    • 2223 + 36823
  2. Add

    • 2223 + 36823
    • 22 + 36823
    • 39023

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

Simplify

  • 39023
  • 16 2223
  1. Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

    The greatest common divisor of 390 and 23 is 1, the fraction 39023 cannot be further simplified or reduced to lowest terms

  2. Convert improper fraction 39023 to mixed number

    • 39023
    • 16 2223

    390 divided by 23 is 16 with a remainder of 22