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

Factor out of .

Cancel the common factors.

Factor out of .

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

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

Combine and .

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

Multiply by .

Add and .

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

Decimal Form:

Mixed Number Form:

Simplify 6 12/1000