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Add 10/3 and 8/45

1st number: 3 1/3, 2nd number: 8/45

10/3 + 8/45 is 158/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 45 is 45
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 15 = 45,
    10/3 = 10 × 15/3 × 15 = 150/45
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 1 = 45,
    8/45 = 8 × 1/45 × 1 = 8/45
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/45 + 8/45 = 150 + 8/45 = 158/45
  5. In mixed form: 323/45

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