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Add 5/3 and 90/16

1st number: 1 2/3, 2nd number: 5 10/16

5/3 + 90/16 is 175/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 16 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 16 = 48,
    5/3 = 5 × 16/3 × 16 = 80/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,
    90/16 = 90 × 3/16 × 3 = 270/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    80/48 + 270/48 = 80 + 270/48 = 350/48
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 175/24
  6. In mixed form: 77/24

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