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Add 1/16 and 84/45

1st number: 1/16, 2nd number: 1 39/45

1/16 + 84/45 is 463/240.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 45 is 720
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 45 = 720,
    1/16 = 1 × 45/16 × 45 = 45/720
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 16 = 720,
    84/45 = 84 × 16/45 × 16 = 1344/720
  4. Add the two fractions:
    45/720 + 1344/720 = 45 + 1344/720 = 1389/720
  5. 1389/720 simplified gives 463/240
  6. So, 1/16 + 84/45 = 463/240
    In mixed form: 1223/240

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