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Add 49/75 and 60/45

1st number: 49/75, 2nd number: 1 15/45

49/75 + 60/45 is 149/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 45 is 225
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 3 = 225,
    49/75 = 49 × 3/75 × 3 = 147/225
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 5 = 225,
    60/45 = 60 × 5/45 × 5 = 300/225
  4. Add the two fractions:
    147/225 + 300/225 = 147 + 300/225 = 447/225
  5. 447/225 simplified gives 149/75
  6. So, 49/75 + 60/45 = 149/75
    In mixed form: 174/75

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