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Add 8/45 and 16/10

1st number: 8/45, 2nd number: 1 6/10

8/45 + 16/10 is 16/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 10 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,
    8/45 = 8 × 2/45 × 2 = 16/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 9 = 90,
    16/10 = 16 × 9/10 × 9 = 144/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    16/90 + 144/90 = 16 + 144/90 = 160/90
  5. 160/90 simplified gives 16/9
  6. So, 8/45 + 16/10 = 16/9
    In mixed form: 17/9

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