What is 4/16+9/24?

How much is 416 plus 924. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

  • 58
  • 0.625

Step by step solution

Add

416 + 924 = 3048

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

    Multiples of 16 are   16, 32, 48 ....etc

    Multiples of 24 are   24, 48 ...etc

    The LCM of 16 and 24 is 48. So, the common denominator of 416 and 924 is 48. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

    • 416 + 924
    • 4 * 316 * 3 + 9 * 224 * 2
    • 1248 + 1848
  2. Add

    • 1248 + 1848
    • 12 + 1848
    • 3048

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

Simplify

  • 3048
  • 58
  1. Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

    • 3048
    • 30 ÷ 648 ÷ 6
    • 58

    The greatest common divisor of 30 and 48 is 6, the fraction 3048 can be simplified or reduced to lowest terms by dividing the numerator and denominator by 6.