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Add 2/3 and 5/45

2/3 + 5/45 is 7/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 45 is 45
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 15 = 45,
    2/3 = 2 × 15/3 × 15 = 30/45
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 1 = 45,
    5/45 = 5 × 1/45 × 1 = 5/45
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/45 + 5/45 = 30 + 5/45 = 35/45
  5. 35/45 simplified gives 7/9
  6. So, 2/3 + 5/45 = 7/9

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