Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 24/45 and 8/10

24/45 + 8/10 is 4/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 10 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,
    24/45 = 24 × 2/45 × 2 = 48/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 9 = 90,
    8/10 = 8 × 9/10 × 9 = 72/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    48/90 + 72/90 = 48 + 72/90 = 120/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 4/3
  6. In mixed form: 11/3

Related:

Use fraction calculator with our all-in-one calculator app: Download for Android, Download for iOS

© everydaycalculation.com