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Add 6/2 and 45/25

1st number: 3 0/2, 2nd number: 1 20/25

6/2 + 45/25 is 24/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 25 is 50
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 25 = 50,
    6/2 = 6 × 25/2 × 25 = 150/50
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 2 = 50,
    45/25 = 45 × 2/25 × 2 = 90/50
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/50 + 90/50 = 150 + 90/50 = 240/50
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 24/5
  6. In mixed form: 44/5

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