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Add 2/4 and 9/48

2/4 + 9/48 is 11/16.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 48 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 12 = 48,
    2/4 = 2 × 12/4 × 12 = 24/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 1 = 48,
    9/48 = 9 × 1/48 × 1 = 9/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    24/48 + 9/48 = 24 + 9/48 = 33/48
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 11/16

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