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Add 90/3 and 5/8

1st number: 30 0/3, 2nd number: 5/8

90/3 + 5/8 is 245/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 8 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 8 = 24,
    90/3 = 90 × 8/3 × 8 = 720/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 3 = 24,
    5/8 = 5 × 3/8 × 3 = 15/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    720/24 + 15/24 = 720 + 15/24 = 735/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 245/8
  6. In mixed form: 305/8

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