# What is 5/6 + 1/12?

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5/6 + 1/12 = 11/12 in fraction form

5/6 + 1/12 = 0.9167 in decimal form

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## How to Find Equivalent Fraction for 5/6+1/12?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find the equivalent fraction between 5/6 and 1/12 by adding two fractions with different, unequal or unlike denominators. The sum in fraction form for 5/6 plus 1/12 can be obtained by using anyone of the two methods below.

1. LCM method

2. Cross multiplication method.

__Problem and Workout - LCM Method__

What is 5/6 plus 1/12 as a fraction by addition using LCM method?

step 1 Address *formula*, input parameters and values.

Input parameters and values:

5/6 & 1/12

5/6+1/12 = ?

step 2 For unequal denominators, find the LCM (least common multiple) for both denominators

The LCM for 6 and 12 is 12.

step 3 To have the common denominator, multiply the LCM with both numerator and denominator

=(5 x 12)/(6 x 12)+(1 x 12)/(12 x 12)

=10/12+1/12

=(10 + 1)/12

step 4 Add both numerator and rewrite it in a single form.

=11/12

5/6+1/12=11/12

By using LCM method, **11/12** is the equivalent fraction by adding 5/6 and 1/12.

__Problem and Workout - Cross Multiplication Method__

step 1 Address formula and input values.

Input values:

5/6 & 1/12

5/6 + 1/12 = ?

step 2 Cross multiply both numerator and denominator, multiply both denominators and rewrite as below

= (5 x 12) + (1 x 6)/(6 x 12)

step 3 Simplify and rewrite the fraction

= (60 + 6)/72

= 66/72

= 11/12

5/6+1/12 = 11/12

By using cross multiplication method, **11/12** is the addition between two fractions 5/6 and 1/12.