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Add 28/6 and 20/48

1st number: 4 4/6, 2nd number: 20/48

28/6 + 20/48 is 61/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 48 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 8 = 48,
    28/6 = 28 × 8/6 × 8 = 224/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 1 = 48,
    20/48 = 20 × 1/48 × 1 = 20/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    224/48 + 20/48 = 224 + 20/48 = 244/48
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/12
  6. In mixed form: 51/12

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