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Add 49/30 and 12/45

1st number: 1 19/30, 2nd number: 12/45

49/30 + 12/45 is 19/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 45 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 3 = 90,
    49/30 = 49 × 3/30 × 3 = 147/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,
    12/45 = 12 × 2/45 × 2 = 24/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    147/90 + 24/90 = 147 + 24/90 = 171/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/10
  6. In mixed form: 19/10

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