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Add 1/25 and 6/45

1/25 + 6/45 is 13/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 45 is 225
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 9 = 225,
    1/25 = 1 × 9/25 × 9 = 9/225
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 5 = 225,
    6/45 = 6 × 5/45 × 5 = 30/225
  4. Add the two fractions:
    9/225 + 30/225 = 9 + 30/225 = 39/225
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/75

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