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Add 8/5 and 70/60

1st number: 1 3/5, 2nd number: 1 10/60

8/5 + 70/60 is 83/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 12 = 60,
    8/5 = 8 × 12/5 × 12 = 96/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    70/60 = 70 × 1/60 × 1 = 70/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/60 + 70/60 = 96 + 70/60 = 166/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 83/30
  6. In mixed form: 223/30

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