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Add 63/40 and 48/30

1st number: 1 23/40, 2nd number: 1 18/30

63/40 + 48/30 is 127/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 30 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 3 = 120,
    63/40 = 63 × 3/40 × 3 = 189/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,
    48/30 = 48 × 4/30 × 4 = 192/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    189/120 + 192/120 = 189 + 192/120 = 381/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 127/40
  6. In mixed form: 37/40

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