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Add 10/15 and 8/45

10/15 + 8/45 is 38/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 45 is 45
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 3 = 45,
    10/15 = 10 × 3/15 × 3 = 30/45
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 1 = 45,
    8/45 = 8 × 1/45 × 1 = 8/45
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/45 + 8/45 = 30 + 8/45 = 38/45
  5. So, 10/15 + 8/45 = 38/45

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