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Add 60/63 and 45/8

1st number: 60/63, 2nd number: 5 5/8

60/63 + 45/8 is 1105/168.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 63 and 8 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 63 × 8 = 504,
    60/63 = 60 × 8/63 × 8 = 480/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 63 = 504,
    45/8 = 45 × 63/8 × 63 = 2835/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    480/504 + 2835/504 = 480 + 2835/504 = 3315/504
  5. 3315/504 simplified gives 1105/168
  6. So, 60/63 + 45/8 = 1105/168
    In mixed form: 697/168

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