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    7/8 plus 4/8 as a fraction

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    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.

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

    The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find what is 7/8 plus 4/8 in simplest form

    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

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