How do you simplify #5/6+8/9 #?
See the entire simplification process below:
First, we need to get each fraction over a common denominator in order to be able to add the fractions. In this case the lowest common denominator is
We can now add the two fractions:
If we note that the LCM (Least Common Multiple) of the denominators
We would normally write
we could write it as a mixed fraction: