Evaluate 1/8+1/12

18+112
To write 18 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 33.
18⋅33+112
To write 112 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 22.
18⋅33+112⋅22
Write each expression with a common denominator of 24, by multiplying each by an appropriate factor of 1.
Multiply 18 and 33.
38⋅3+112⋅22
Multiply 8 by 3.
324+112⋅22
Multiply 112 and 22.
324+212⋅2
Multiply 12 by 2.
324+224
324+224
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
3+224