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Add 45/18 and 60/84

1st number: 2 9/18, 2nd number: 60/84

45/18 + 60/84 is 45/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 84 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 14 = 252,
    45/18 = 45 × 14/18 × 14 = 630/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 3 = 252,
    60/84 = 60 × 3/84 × 3 = 180/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    630/252 + 180/252 = 630 + 180/252 = 810/252
  5. 810/252 simplified gives 45/14
  6. So, 45/18 + 60/84 = 45/14
    In mixed form: 33/14

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