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Add 45/25 and 5/45

1st number: 1 20/25, 2nd number: 5/45

45/25 + 5/45 is 86/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 45 is 225
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 9 = 225,
    45/25 = 45 × 9/25 × 9 = 405/225
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 5 = 225,
    5/45 = 5 × 5/45 × 5 = 25/225
  4. Add the two fractions:
    405/225 + 25/225 = 405 + 25/225 = 430/225
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 86/45
  6. In mixed form: 141/45

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