# How do you simplify 4/15 + 2/4?

Aug 1, 2016

$\frac{4}{15} + \frac{2}{4} = \frac{23}{30}$

#### Explanation:

This can be solved easily by multiplying the numerator and denominator of the fractions by constants:

$\frac{4}{15} + \frac{2}{4}$

$= \frac{4}{15} + \frac{1}{2}$

$= \frac{8}{30} + \frac{15}{30}$

$= \frac{23}{30}$