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Add 3/28 and 8/3

1st number: 3/28, 2nd number: 2 2/3

3/28 + 8/3 is 233/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 3 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    3/28 = 3 × 3/28 × 3 = 9/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 28 = 84,
    8/3 = 8 × 28/3 × 28 = 224/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    9/84 + 224/84 = 9 + 224/84 = 233/84
  5. In mixed form: 265/84

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