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Add 63/2 and 5/60

1st number: 31 1/2, 2nd number: 5/60

63/2 + 5/60 is 379/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 30 = 60,
    63/2 = 63 × 30/2 × 30 = 1890/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    5/60 = 5 × 1/60 × 1 = 5/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1890/60 + 5/60 = 1890 + 5/60 = 1895/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 379/12
  6. In mixed form: 317/12

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