2×3+12
To write 2×3 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 22.
2×3⋅22+12
To write 12 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 33.
2×3⋅22+12⋅33
Write each expression with a common denominator of 6, by multiplying each by an appropriate factor of 1.
Multiply 2×3 and 22.
2x⋅23⋅2+12⋅33
Multiply 3 by 2.
2x⋅26+12⋅33
Multiply 12 and 33.
2x⋅26+32⋅3
Multiply 2 by 3.
2x⋅26+36
2x⋅26+36
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
2x⋅2+36
Multiply 2 by 2.
4x+36