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Add 75/48 and 35/36

1st number: 1 27/48, 2nd number: 35/36

75/48 + 35/36 is 365/144.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 48 and 36 is 144
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 48 × 3 = 144,
    75/48 = 75 × 3/48 × 3 = 225/144
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 4 = 144,
    35/36 = 35 × 4/36 × 4 = 140/144
  4. Add the two fractions:
    225/144 + 140/144 = 225 + 140/144 = 365/144
  5. So, 75/48 + 35/36 = 365/144
    In mixed form: 277/144

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