# What is the process for finding common denominators

3/12 + 7/8 =

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3/12 + 7/8 =

4/10 and 1/5

8/15>5/8 8/15<5/8 8/15=5/8

-1/4 -11/32 -3/8 -1/2

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i dont know hot to get common denominator

I have got to add 2 2/9 + 6 1/3+ 8 2/27 how do i do this?

what is the common demonitors of 3/6 and 4/11

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