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Add 49/45 and 12/8

1st number: 1 4/45, 2nd number: 1 4/8

49/45 + 12/8 is 233/90.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 8 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 8 = 360,
    49/45 = 49 × 8/45 × 8 = 392/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 45 = 360,
    12/8 = 12 × 45/8 × 45 = 540/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    392/360 + 540/360 = 392 + 540/360 = 932/360
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 233/90
  6. In mixed form: 253/90

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