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    8/12 plus 2/12 as a fraction

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    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

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