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Add 1/9 and 8/6

1st number: 1/9, 2nd number: 1 2/6

1/9 + 8/6 is 13/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 6 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,
    1/9 = 1 × 2/9 × 2 = 2/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 3 = 18,
    8/6 = 8 × 3/6 × 3 = 24/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2/18 + 24/18 = 2 + 24/18 = 26/18
  5. 26/18 simplified gives 13/9
  6. So, 1/9 + 8/6 = 13/9
    In mixed form: 14/9

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