# What is 6/9+3/26?

How much is 69 plus 326. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

• 6178
• 0.7821 (rounded to 4 decimals)

## Step by step solution

69 + 326 = 183234

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

Multiples of 9 are   9, 18, 27, 36, 45, 54, 63, 72, ..., 234 ....etc

Multiples of 26 are   26, 52, 78, 104, 130, 156, ..., 234 ...etc

The LCM of 9 and 26 is 234. So, the common denominator of 69 and 326 is 234. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

• 69 + 326
• 6 * 269 * 26 + 3 * 926 * 9
• 156234 + 27234

• 156234 + 27234
• 156 + 27234
• 183234

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

Simplify

• 183234
• 6178
1. ### Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

• 183234
• 183 ÷ 3234 ÷ 3
• 6178

The greatest common divisor of 183 and 234 is 3, the fraction 183234 can be simplified or reduced to lowest terms by dividing the numerator and denominator by 3.