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Add 10/48 and 70/24

1st number: 10/48, 2nd number: 2 22/24

10/48 + 70/24 is 25/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 48 and 24 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 48 × 1 = 48,
    10/48 = 10 × 1/48 × 1 = 10/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 2 = 48,
    70/24 = 70 × 2/24 × 2 = 140/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/48 + 140/48 = 10 + 140/48 = 150/48
  5. 150/48 simplified gives 25/8
  6. So, 10/48 + 70/24 = 25/8
    In mixed form: 31/8

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