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Add 15/6 and 45/28

1st number: 2 3/6, 2nd number: 1 17/28

15/6 + 45/28 is 115/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 28 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    15/6 = 15 × 14/6 × 14 = 210/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    45/28 = 45 × 3/28 × 3 = 135/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    210/84 + 135/84 = 210 + 135/84 = 345/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 115/28
  6. In mixed form: 43/28

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