# What is 7/9 + 2/6? getcalc.com's two fractions addition calculator is an online basic math function tool to find what's the equivalent fraction for sum of two fractional numbers with different, unequal or unlike denominators 7/9 and 2/6.

7/9 + 2/6 = 20/18 as simplified as 10/9 in fraction form

7/9 + 2/6 = 1.1111 in decimal form
This calculator, formula, step by step calculation and associated information for adding 7/9 and 2/6 may help students, teachers, parents or professionals to learn, teach, practice or verify such two fractions addition calculations efficiently.

## How to Find Equivalent Fraction for 7/9+2/6?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find the equivalent fraction between 7/9 and 2/6 by adding two fractions with different, unequal or unlike denominators. The sum in fraction form for 7/9 plus 2/6 can be obtained by using anyone of the two methods below.
1. LCM method
2. Cross multiplication method.

Problem and Workout - LCM Method
What is 7/9 plus 2/6 as a fraction by addition using LCM method?

step 1 Address formula, input parameters and values.
Input parameters and values:
7/9 & 2/6
7/9+2/6 = ?

step 2 For unequal denominators, find the LCM (least common multiple) for both denominators
The LCM for 9 and 6 is 18.

step 3 To have the common denominator, multiply the LCM with both numerator and denominator
=(7 x 18)/(9 x 18)+(2 x 18)/(6 x 18)
=14/18+6/18
=(14 + 6)/18

step 4 Add both numerator and rewrite it in a single form.
= 20/18
=10/9
7/9+2/6=10/9

By using LCM method, 10/9 is the equivalent fraction by adding 7/9 and 2/6.

Problem and Workout - Cross Multiplication Method
step 1 Address formula and input values.
Input values:
7/9 & 2/6
7/9 + 2/6 = ?

step 2 Cross multiply both numerator and denominator, multiply both denominators and rewrite as below
= (7 x 6) + (2 x 9)/(9 x 6)

step 3 Simplify and rewrite the fraction
= (42 + 18)/54
= 60/54
= 10/9
7/9+2/6 = 10/9
By using cross multiplication method, 10/9 is the addition between two fractions 7/9 and 2/6. 