# 7/8 plus 4/8 as a fraction

7/8 + 4/8 as a fraction provides the detailed information about what is 7/8 plus 4/8 in fraction and decimal form, and the answer with steps to understand how it is being calculated by using different methods.**7/8+4/8 equals to**

7/8 + 4/8 = (?)

7/8 + 4/8 = (7 + 4)/8

= 11/8

7/8 + 4/8 = 11/8

7/8 plus 4/8 is equal to **11/8**__where__

7/8 is a fraction as an addend,

4/8 is a fraction as an addend,

11/8 is the sum of 7/8 and 4/8.**7/8 plus 4/8 as a decimal**

7/8 + 4/8 = 11/8

11/8 = 1.375

7/8+4/8 as a decimal is 1.375__where__

1.375 is the sum of 7/8 and 4/8.

## How-to: 7/8 + 4/8 = ?

__Problem and Workout:__

What is 7/8 plus 4/8 as a fraction?

step 1 Observe the input parameters and what to be found:__Input:__

Fraction A: 7/8

Fraction B: 4/8__What to be found?__

7/8+4/8 = ?

Find what's the sum of 7/8 and 4/8.

step 2 Compare the denominators of fractions 7/8 and 4/8 to identify whether it is a like or unlike fraction addition. Since the denominators of given fractions 7/8 and 4/8 are equal to each other, it is said to be __like fractions addition__.

step 3 For like fractions addition, write the fractions 7/8 and 4/8 in addition expression form like the below:

Sum = 7/8 + 4/8

step 4Take the common value 1/8 out from the expression and rewrite the expression like the below:

= 1/8 x (7 /1 + 4 /1)

= 1/8 x (7 + 4)

step 5Simplify the above expression further:

= 1/8 x 11

= 11/8

7/8 + 4/8 = 11/8

Hence,

7/8 plus 4/8 equals to **11/8**