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Add 75/12 and 63/16

1st number: 6 3/12, 2nd number: 3 15/16

75/12 + 63/16 is 163/16.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 16 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 4 = 48,
    75/12 = 75 × 4/12 × 4 = 300/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,
    63/16 = 63 × 3/16 × 3 = 189/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    300/48 + 189/48 = 300 + 189/48 = 489/48
  5. 489/48 simplified gives 163/16
  6. So, 75/12 + 63/16 = 163/16
    In mixed form: 103/16

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