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Add 10/6 and 45/54

1st number: 1 4/6, 2nd number: 45/54

10/6 + 45/54 is 5/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 9 = 54,
    10/6 = 10 × 9/6 × 9 = 90/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    45/54 = 45 × 1/54 × 1 = 45/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    90/54 + 45/54 = 90 + 45/54 = 135/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 5/2
  6. In mixed form: 21/2

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