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Add 5/9 and 30/5

1st number: 5/9, 2nd number: 6 0/5

5/9 + 30/5 is 59/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 5 is 45
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 5 = 45,
    5/9 = 5 × 5/9 × 5 = 25/45
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 9 = 45,
    30/5 = 30 × 9/5 × 9 = 270/45
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/45 + 270/45 = 25 + 270/45 = 295/45
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 59/9
  6. In mixed form: 65/9

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