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Add 63/15 and 10/6

1st number: 4 3/15, 2nd number: 1 4/6

63/15 + 10/6 is 88/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 6 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 2 = 30,
    63/15 = 63 × 2/15 × 2 = 126/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    10/6 = 10 × 5/6 × 5 = 50/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    126/30 + 50/30 = 126 + 50/30 = 176/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 88/15
  6. In mixed form: 513/15

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