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Add 70/8 and 30/45

1st number: 8 6/8, 2nd number: 30/45

70/8 + 30/45 is 113/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 45 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 45 = 360,
    70/8 = 70 × 45/8 × 45 = 3150/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 8 = 360,
    30/45 = 30 × 8/45 × 8 = 240/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3150/360 + 240/360 = 3150 + 240/360 = 3390/360
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 113/12
  6. In mixed form: 95/12

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