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Add 12/84 and 48/45

1st number: 12/84, 2nd number: 1 3/45

12/84 + 48/45 is 127/105.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 45 is 1260
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 15 = 1260,
    12/84 = 12 × 15/84 × 15 = 180/1260
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 28 = 1260,
    48/45 = 48 × 28/45 × 28 = 1344/1260
  4. Add the two fractions:
    180/1260 + 1344/1260 = 180 + 1344/1260 = 1524/1260
  5. 1524/1260 simplified gives 127/105
  6. So, 12/84 + 48/45 = 127/105
    In mixed form: 122/105

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