# 8/12 plus 2/12 as a fraction 8/12 + 2/12 as a fraction provides the detailed information about what is 8/12 plus 2/12 in fraction and decimal form, and the answer with steps to understand how it is being calculated by using different methods.

8/12+2/12 equals to
8/12 + 2/12 = (?)
8/12 + 2/12 = (8 + 2)/12
= 10/12
= (2 x 5)/(2 x 6)
= 5/6
8/12 + 2/12 = 5/6
8/12 plus 2/12 is equal to 5/6

where
8/12 is a fraction as an addend,
2/12 is a fraction as an addend,
5/6 is the sum of 8/12 and 2/12.

8/12 plus 2/12 as a decimal
8/12 + 2/12 = 5/6
5/6 = 0.8333
8/12+2/12 as a decimal is 0.8333
where
0.8333 is the sum of 8/12 and 2/12.

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## How-to: 8/12 + 2/12 = ?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find what is 8/12 plus 2/12 in simplest form

Problem and Workout:
What is 8/12 plus 2/12 as a fraction?
step 1 Observe the input parameters and what to be found:
Input:
Fraction A: 8/12
Fraction B: 2/12

What to be found?
8/12+2/12 = ?
Find what's the sum of 8/12 and 2/12.

step 2 Compare the denominators of fractions 8/12 and 2/12 to identify whether it is a like or unlike fraction addition. Since the denominators of given fractions 8/12 and 2/12 are equal to each other, it is said to be like fractions addition.

step 3 For like fractions addition, write the fractions 8/12 and 2/12 in addition expression form like the below:
Sum = 8/12 + 2/12

step 4Take the common value 1/12 out from the expression and rewrite the expression like the below:
= 1/12 x (8 /1 + 2 /1)
= 1/12 x (8 + 2)

step 5Simplify the above expression further:
= 1/12 x 10
= 10/12
= 10/12
= 5/6
8/12 + 2/12 = 5/6

Hence,
8/12 plus 2/12 equals to 5/6 