51512

A mixed number is an addition of its whole and fractional parts.

5+1512

Add 5 and 1512.

To write 5 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 1212.

5⋅1212+1512

Combine 5 and 1212.

5⋅1212+1512

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

5⋅12+1512

Simplify the numerator.

Multiply 5 by 12.

60+1512

Add 60 and 15.

7512

7512

7512

7512

Factor 3 out of 75.

3(25)12

Cancel the common factors.

Factor 3 out of 12.

3⋅253⋅4

Cancel the common factor.

3⋅253⋅4

Rewrite the expression.

254

254

254

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

254

Decimal Form:

6.25

Mixed Number Form:

614

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