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Add 70/45 and 90/16

1st number: 1 25/45, 2nd number: 5 10/16

70/45 + 90/16 is 517/72.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 16 is 720
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 16 = 720,
    70/45 = 70 × 16/45 × 16 = 1120/720
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 45 = 720,
    90/16 = 90 × 45/16 × 45 = 4050/720
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1120/720 + 4050/720 = 1120 + 4050/720 = 5170/720
  5. 5170/720 simplified gives 517/72
  6. So, 70/45 + 90/16 = 517/72
    In mixed form: 713/72

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