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

Add

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
  2. Add

    • 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.