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Add 14/45 and 75/9

1st number: 14/45, 2nd number: 8 3/9

14/45 + 75/9 is 389/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 9 is 45
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 1 = 45,
    14/45 = 14 × 1/45 × 1 = 14/45
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 5 = 45,
    75/9 = 75 × 5/9 × 5 = 375/45
  4. Add the two fractions:
    14/45 + 375/45 = 14 + 375/45 = 389/45
  5. So, 14/45 + 75/9 = 389/45
    In mixed form: 829/45

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