What is 5/1+23/20?

How much is 51 plus 2320. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

  • 12320
  • 6 320
  • 6.15

Step by step solution

Add

51 + 2320 = 12320

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

    Multiples of 1 are   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, ..., 20 ....etc

    Multiples of 20 are   20 ...etc

    The LCM of 1 and 20 is 20. So, the common denominator of 51 and 2320 is 20. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

    • 51 + 2320
    • 5 * 201 * 20 + 23 * 120 * 1
    • 10020 + 2320
  2. Add

    • 10020 + 2320
    • 100 + 2320
    • 12320

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

Simplify

  • 12320
  • 6 320
  1. Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

    The greatest common divisor of 123 and 20 is 1, the fraction 12320 cannot be further simplified or reduced to lowest terms

  2. Convert improper fraction 12320 to mixed number

    • 12320
    • 6 320

    123 divided by 20 is 6 with a remainder of 3