6 = 2*3

8 = 2^3

11 is prime

The least common multiple of these numbers is

(2^3)*3*11 = 264

5/8 = 165/264

5/6 = 220/264

8 = 2^3

11 is prime

The least common multiple of these numbers is

(2^3)*3*11 = 264

**The lowest common denominator for these fractions is 264.**8/11 = 192/2645/8 = 165/264

5/6 = 220/264