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Add 12/75 and 8/18

12/75 + 8/18 is 136/225.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 18 is 450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 6 = 450,
    12/75 = 12 × 6/75 × 6 = 72/450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 25 = 450,
    8/18 = 8 × 25/18 × 25 = 200/450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    72/450 + 200/450 = 72 + 200/450 = 272/450
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 136/225

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