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Add 8/4 and 2/15

1st number: 2 0/4, 2nd number: 2/15

8/4 + 2/15 is 32/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 15 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 15 = 60,
    8/4 = 8 × 15/4 × 15 = 120/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 4 = 60,
    2/15 = 2 × 4/15 × 4 = 8/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    120/60 + 8/60 = 120 + 8/60 = 128/60
  5. 128/60 simplified gives 32/15
  6. So, 8/4 + 2/15 = 32/15
    In mixed form: 22/15

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