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Add 16/60 and 2/6

16/60 + 2/6 is 3/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 6 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    16/60 = 16 × 1/60 × 1 = 16/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 10 = 60,
    2/6 = 2 × 10/6 × 10 = 20/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    16/60 + 20/60 = 16 + 20/60 = 36/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 3/5

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