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Add 9/2 and 45/6

1st number: 4 1/2, 2nd number: 7 3/6

9/2 + 45/6 is 12/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 6 is 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 3 = 6,
    9/2 = 9 × 3/2 × 3 = 27/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 1 = 6,
    45/6 = 45 × 1/6 × 1 = 45/6
  4. Add the two fractions:
    27/6 + 45/6 = 27 + 45/6 = 72/6
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 12/1

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