What is 25/27+18/6?

How much is 2527 plus 186. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

  • 10627
  • 3 2527
  • 3.9259 (rounded to 4 decimals)

Step by step solution

Add

2527 + 186 = 21254

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

    Multiples of 27 are   27, 54 ....etc

    Multiples of 6 are   6, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36, 42, 48, 54 ...etc

    The LCM of 27 and 6 is 54. So, the common denominator of 2527 and 186 is 54. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

    • 2527 + 186
    • 25 * 227 * 2 + 18 * 96 * 9
    • 5054 + 16254
  2. Add

    • 5054 + 16254
    • 50 + 16254
    • 21254

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

Simplify

  • 21254
  • 10627
  • 3 2527
  1. Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

    • 21254
    • 212 ÷ 254 ÷ 2
    • 10627

    The greatest common divisor of 212 and 54 is 2, the fraction 21254 can be simplified or reduced to lowest terms by dividing the numerator and denominator by 2.

  2. Convert improper fraction 10627 to mixed number

    • 10627
    • 3 2527

    106 divided by 27 is 3 with a remainder of 25