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Add 2/28 and 48/70

2/28 + 48/70 is 53/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 70 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 70 × 2 = 140,
    48/70 = 48 × 2/70 × 2 = 96/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/140 + 96/140 = 10 + 96/140 = 106/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 53/70

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