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Add 2/28 and 48/5

1st number: 2/28, 2nd number: 9 3/5

2/28 + 48/5 is 677/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 5 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 5 = 140,
    2/28 = 2 × 5/28 × 5 = 10/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 28 = 140,
    48/5 = 48 × 28/5 × 28 = 1344/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/140 + 1344/140 = 10 + 1344/140 = 1354/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 677/70
  6. In mixed form: 947/70

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