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Add 60/15 and 10/48

1st number: 4 0/15, 2nd number: 10/48

60/15 + 10/48 is 101/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 48 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 16 = 240,
    60/15 = 60 × 16/15 × 16 = 960/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    10/48 = 10 × 5/48 × 5 = 50/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    960/240 + 50/240 = 960 + 50/240 = 1010/240
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 101/24
  6. In mixed form: 45/24

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