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Add 25/15 and 35/8

1st number: 1 10/15, 2nd number: 4 3/8

25/15 + 35/8 is 145/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 8 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 8 = 120,
    25/15 = 25 × 8/15 × 8 = 200/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 15 = 120,
    35/8 = 35 × 15/8 × 15 = 525/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    200/120 + 525/120 = 200 + 525/120 = 725/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 145/24
  6. In mixed form: 61/24

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