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Add 10/40 and 2/90

10/40 + 2/90 is 49/180.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 90 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 9 = 360,
    10/40 = 10 × 9/40 × 9 = 90/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 4 = 360,
    2/90 = 2 × 4/90 × 4 = 8/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    90/360 + 8/360 = 90 + 8/360 = 98/360
  5. 98/360 simplified gives 49/180
  6. So, 10/40 + 2/90 = 49/180

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