What is 24/11+5/20?

How much is 2411 plus 520. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

  • 10744
  • 2 1944
  • 2.4318 (rounded to 4 decimals)

Step by step solution

Add

2411 + 520 = 535220

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

    Multiples of 11 are   11, 22, 33, 44, 55, 66, 77, ..., 220 ....etc

    Multiples of 20 are   20, 40, 60, 80, 100, 120, 140, ..., 220 ...etc

    The LCM of 11 and 20 is 220. So, the common denominator of 2411 and 520 is 220. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

    • 2411 + 520
    • 24 * 2011 * 20 + 5 * 1120 * 11
    • 480220 + 55220
  2. Add

    • 480220 + 55220
    • 480 + 55220
    • 535220

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

Simplify

  • 535220
  • 10744
  • 2 1944
  1. Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

    • 535220
    • 535 ÷ 5220 ÷ 5
    • 10744

    The greatest common divisor of 535 and 220 is 5, the fraction 535220 can be simplified or reduced to lowest terms by dividing the numerator and denominator by 5.

  2. Convert improper fraction 10744 to mixed number

    • 10744
    • 2 1944

    107 divided by 44 is 2 with a remainder of 19