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Add 8/9 and 5/10

8/9 + 5/10 is 25/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 10 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 10 = 90,
    8/9 = 8 × 10/9 × 10 = 80/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 9 = 90,
    5/10 = 5 × 9/10 × 9 = 45/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    80/90 + 45/90 = 80 + 45/90 = 125/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 25/18
  6. In mixed form: 17/18

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