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Add 1/15 and 60/48

1st number: 1/15, 2nd number: 1 12/48

1/15 + 60/48 is 79/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 48 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 16 = 240,
    1/15 = 1 × 16/15 × 16 = 16/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    60/48 = 60 × 5/48 × 5 = 300/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    16/240 + 300/240 = 16 + 300/240 = 316/240
  5. 316/240 simplified gives 79/60
  6. So, 1/15 + 60/48 = 79/60
    In mixed form: 119/60

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