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Add 10/40 and 60/5

1st number: 10/40, 2nd number: 12 0/5

10/40 + 60/5 is 49/4.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 5 is 40
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 1 = 40,
    10/40 = 10 × 1/40 × 1 = 10/40
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 8 = 40,
    60/5 = 60 × 8/5 × 8 = 480/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/40 + 480/40 = 10 + 480/40 = 490/40
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 49/4
  6. In mixed form: 121/4

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