(78-14)+12

To write -14 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 22.

78-14⋅22+12

Multiply 14 and 22.

78-24⋅2+12

Multiply 4 by 2.

78-28+12

78-28+12

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

7-28+12

Subtract 2 from 7.

58+12

To write 12 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 44.

58+12⋅44

Multiply 12 and 44.

58+42⋅4

Multiply 2 by 4.

58+48

58+48

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

5+48

Add 5 and 4.

98

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

98

Decimal Form:

1.125

Mixed Number Form:

118

Evaluate (7/8-1/4)+1/2