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Add 20/75 and 12/8

1st number: 20/75, 2nd number: 1 4/8

20/75 + 12/8 is 53/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 8 is 600
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 8 = 600,
    20/75 = 20 × 8/75 × 8 = 160/600
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 75 = 600,
    12/8 = 12 × 75/8 × 75 = 900/600
  4. Add the two fractions:
    160/600 + 900/600 = 160 + 900/600 = 1060/600
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 53/30
  6. In mixed form: 123/30

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