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Add 60/9 and 10/48

1st number: 6 6/9, 2nd number: 10/48

60/9 + 10/48 is 55/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 48 is 144
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 16 = 144,
    60/9 = 60 × 16/9 × 16 = 960/144
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 3 = 144,
    10/48 = 10 × 3/48 × 3 = 30/144
  4. Add the two fractions:
    960/144 + 30/144 = 960 + 30/144 = 990/144
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 55/8
  6. In mixed form: 67/8

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