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Add 8/60 and 5/90

8/60 + 5/90 is 17/90.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 90 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 3 = 180,
    8/60 = 8 × 3/60 × 3 = 24/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 2 = 180,
    5/90 = 5 × 2/90 × 2 = 10/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    24/180 + 10/180 = 24 + 10/180 = 34/180
  5. 34/180 simplified gives 17/90
  6. So, 8/60 + 5/90 = 17/90

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