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Add 14/12 and 90/48

1st number: 1 2/12, 2nd number: 1 42/48

14/12 + 90/48 is 73/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 48 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 4 = 48,
    14/12 = 14 × 4/12 × 4 = 56/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 1 = 48,
    90/48 = 90 × 1/48 × 1 = 90/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    56/48 + 90/48 = 56 + 90/48 = 146/48
  5. 146/48 simplified gives 73/24
  6. So, 14/12 + 90/48 = 73/24
    In mixed form: 31/24

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