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Add 49/15 and 10/18

1st number: 3 4/15, 2nd number: 10/18

49/15 + 10/18 is 172/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 18 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 6 = 90,
    49/15 = 49 × 6/15 × 6 = 294/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 5 = 90,
    10/18 = 10 × 5/18 × 5 = 50/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    294/90 + 50/90 = 294 + 50/90 = 344/90
  5. 344/90 simplified gives 172/45
  6. So, 49/15 + 10/18 = 172/45
    In mixed form: 337/45

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