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    5/9 plus 2/9 as a fraction

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    5/9 + 2/9 as a fraction provides the detailed information about what is 5/9 plus 2/9 in fraction and decimal form, and the answer with steps to understand how it is being calculated by using different methods.

    5/9+2/9 equals to
    5/9 + 2/9 = (?)
    5/9 + 2/9 = (5 + 2)/9
    = 7/9
    5/9 + 2/9 = 7/9
    5/9 plus 2/9 is equal to 7/9

    where
    5/9 is a fraction as an addend,
    2/9 is a fraction as an addend,
    7/9 is the sum of 5/9 and 2/9.

    5/9 plus 2/9 as a decimal
    5/9 + 2/9 = 7/9
    7/9 = 0.7778
    5/9+2/9 as a decimal is 0.7778
    where
    0.7778 is the sum of 5/9 and 2/9.

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    How-to: 5/9 + 2/9 = ?

    The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find what is 5/9 plus 2/9 in simplest form

    Problem and Workout:
    What is 5/9 plus 2/9 as a fraction?
    step 1 Observe the input parameters and what to be found:
    Input:
    Fraction A: 5/9
    Fraction B: 2/9

    What to be found?
    5/9+2/9 = ?
    Find what's the sum of 5/9 and 2/9.


    step 2 Compare the denominators of fractions 5/9 and 2/9 to identify whether it is a like or unlike fraction addition. Since the denominators of given fractions 5/9 and 2/9 are equal to each other, it is said to be like fractions addition.

    step 3 For like fractions addition, write the fractions 5/9 and 2/9 in addition expression form like the below:
    Sum = 5/9 + 2/9


    step 4Take the common value 1/9 out from the expression and rewrite the expression like the below:
    = 1/9 x (5 /1 + 2 /1)
    = 1/9 x (5 + 2)


    step 5Simplify the above expression further:
    = 1/9 x 7
    = 7/9
    5/9 + 2/9 = 7/9

    Hence,
    5/9 plus 2/9 equals to 7/9

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