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Add 5/15 and 25/10

1st number: 5/15, 2nd number: 2 5/10

5/15 + 25/10 is 17/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 10 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 2 = 30,
    5/15 = 5 × 2/15 × 2 = 10/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    25/10 = 25 × 3/10 × 3 = 75/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/30 + 75/30 = 10 + 75/30 = 85/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 17/6
  6. In mixed form: 25/6

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