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Add 60/72 and 5/63

60/72 + 5/63 is 115/126.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 72 and 63 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 72 × 7 = 504,
    60/72 = 60 × 7/72 × 7 = 420/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 8 = 504,
    5/63 = 5 × 8/63 × 8 = 40/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    420/504 + 40/504 = 420 + 40/504 = 460/504
  5. 460/504 simplified gives 115/126
  6. So, 60/72 + 5/63 = 115/126

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