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Add 28/5 and 54/48

1st number: 5 3/5, 2nd number: 1 6/48

28/5 + 54/48 is 269/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 48 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 48 = 240,
    28/5 = 28 × 48/5 × 48 = 1344/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    54/48 = 54 × 5/48 × 5 = 270/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1344/240 + 270/240 = 1344 + 270/240 = 1614/240
  5. 1614/240 simplified gives 269/40
  6. So, 28/5 + 54/48 = 269/40
    In mixed form: 629/40

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