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Add 50/3 and 60/45

1st number: 16 2/3, 2nd number: 1 15/45

50/3 + 60/45 is 18/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 45 is 45
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 15 = 45,
    50/3 = 50 × 15/3 × 15 = 750/45
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 1 = 45,
    60/45 = 60 × 1/45 × 1 = 60/45
  4. Add the two fractions:
    750/45 + 60/45 = 750 + 60/45 = 810/45
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 18/1

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