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Add 10/75 and 2/9

10/75 + 2/9 is 16/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 9 is 225
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 3 = 225,
    10/75 = 10 × 3/75 × 3 = 30/225
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 25 = 225,
    2/9 = 2 × 25/9 × 25 = 50/225
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/225 + 50/225 = 30 + 50/225 = 80/225
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 16/45

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