What is 9/16+14/4?

How much is 916 plus 144. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

  • 6516
  • 4 116
  • 4.0625

Step by step solution

Add

916 + 144 = 6516

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

    Multiples of 16 are   16 ....etc

    Multiples of 4 are   4, 8, 12, 16 ...etc

    The LCM of 16 and 4 is 16. So, the common denominator of 916 and 144 is 16. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

    • 916 + 144
    • 9 * 116 * 1 + 14 * 44 * 4
    • 916 + 5616
  2. Add

    • 916 + 5616
    • 9 + 5616
    • 6516

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

Simplify

  • 6516
  • 4 116
  1. Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

    The greatest common divisor of 65 and 16 is 1, the fraction 6516 cannot be further simplified or reduced to lowest terms

  2. Convert improper fraction 6516 to mixed number

    • 6516
    • 4 116

    65 divided by 16 is 4 with a remainder of 1