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Add 60/48 and 42/6

1st number: 1 12/48, 2nd number: 7 0/6

60/48 + 42/6 is 33/4.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 48 and 6 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 48 × 1 = 48,
    60/48 = 60 × 1/48 × 1 = 60/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 8 = 48,
    42/6 = 42 × 8/6 × 8 = 336/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    60/48 + 336/48 = 60 + 336/48 = 396/48
  5. 396/48 simplified gives 33/4
  6. So, 60/48 + 42/6 = 33/4
    In mixed form: 81/4

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