# 5/9 plus 2/9 as a fraction 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 