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Add 60/45 and 8/60

1st number: 1 15/45, 2nd number: 8/60

60/45 + 8/60 is 22/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 60 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 4 = 180,
    60/45 = 60 × 4/45 × 4 = 240/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 3 = 180,
    8/60 = 8 × 3/60 × 3 = 24/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    240/180 + 24/180 = 240 + 24/180 = 264/180
  5. 264/180 simplified gives 22/15
  6. So, 60/45 + 8/60 = 22/15
    In mixed form: 17/15

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