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Add 25/3 and 90/5

1st number: 8 1/3, 2nd number: 18 0/5

25/3 + 90/5 is 79/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 5 is 15
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 5 = 15,
    25/3 = 25 × 5/3 × 5 = 125/15
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 3 = 15,
    90/5 = 90 × 3/5 × 3 = 270/15
  4. Add the two fractions:
    125/15 + 270/15 = 125 + 270/15 = 395/15
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 79/3
  6. In mixed form: 261/3

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