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Add 10/3 and 48/45

1st number: 3 1/3, 2nd number: 1 3/45

10/3 + 48/45 is 22/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 45 is 45
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 15 = 45,
    10/3 = 10 × 15/3 × 15 = 150/45
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 1 = 45,
    48/45 = 48 × 1/45 × 1 = 48/45
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/45 + 48/45 = 150 + 48/45 = 198/45
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 22/5
  6. In mixed form: 42/5

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