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Add 48/15 and 49/84

1st number: 3 3/15, 2nd number: 49/84

48/15 + 49/84 is 227/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 84 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 28 = 420,
    48/15 = 48 × 28/15 × 28 = 1344/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 5 = 420,
    49/84 = 49 × 5/84 × 5 = 245/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1344/420 + 245/420 = 1344 + 245/420 = 1589/420
  5. 1589/420 simplified gives 227/60
  6. So, 48/15 + 49/84 = 227/60
    In mixed form: 347/60

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