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Add 8/3 and 45/35

1st number: 2 2/3, 2nd number: 1 10/35

8/3 + 45/35 is 83/21.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 35 is 105
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 35 = 105,
    8/3 = 8 × 35/3 × 35 = 280/105
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 3 = 105,
    45/35 = 45 × 3/35 × 3 = 135/105
  4. Add the two fractions:
    280/105 + 135/105 = 280 + 135/105 = 415/105
  5. 415/105 simplified gives 83/21
  6. So, 8/3 + 45/35 = 83/21
    In mixed form: 320/21

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