12+26

Factor 2 out of 2.

12+2(1)6

Cancel the common factors.

Factor 2 out of 6.

12+2⋅12⋅3

Cancel the common factor.

12+2⋅12⋅3

Rewrite the expression.

12+13

12+13

12+13

To write 12 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 33.

12⋅33+13

To write 13 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 22.

12⋅33+13⋅22

Multiply 12 and 33.

32⋅3+13⋅22

Multiply 2 by 3.

36+13⋅22

Multiply 13 and 22.

36+23⋅2

Multiply 3 by 2.

36+26

36+26

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

3+26

Add 3 and 2.

56

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

56

Decimal Form:

0.83‾

Evaluate 1/2+2/6