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Add 10/6 and 8/15

1st number: 1 4/6, 2nd number: 8/15

10/6 + 8/15 is 11/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 15 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    10/6 = 10 × 5/6 × 5 = 50/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 2 = 30,
    8/15 = 8 × 2/15 × 2 = 16/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/30 + 16/30 = 50 + 16/30 = 66/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 11/5
  6. In mixed form: 21/5

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