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Add 10/45 and 24/8

1st number: 10/45, 2nd number: 3 0/8

10/45 + 24/8 is 29/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 8 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 8 = 360,
    10/45 = 10 × 8/45 × 8 = 80/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 45 = 360,
    24/8 = 24 × 45/8 × 45 = 1080/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    80/360 + 1080/360 = 80 + 1080/360 = 1160/360
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 29/9
  6. In mixed form: 32/9

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