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Add 75/60 and 18/16

1st number: 1 15/60, 2nd number: 1 2/16

75/60 + 18/16 is 19/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 16 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 4 = 240,
    75/60 = 75 × 4/60 × 4 = 300/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 15 = 240,
    18/16 = 18 × 15/16 × 15 = 270/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    300/240 + 270/240 = 300 + 270/240 = 570/240
  5. 570/240 simplified gives 19/8
  6. So, 75/60 + 18/16 = 19/8
    In mixed form: 23/8

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