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Add 1/45 and 56/24

1st number: 1/45, 2nd number: 2 8/24

1/45 + 56/24 is 106/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 24 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 8 = 360,
    1/45 = 1 × 8/45 × 8 = 8/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 15 = 360,
    56/24 = 56 × 15/24 × 15 = 840/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    8/360 + 840/360 = 8 + 840/360 = 848/360
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 106/45
  6. In mixed form: 216/45

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