# 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.

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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 