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Add 2/7 and 16/45

2/7 + 16/45 is 202/315.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 45 is 315
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 45 = 315,
    2/7 = 2 × 45/7 × 45 = 90/315
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 7 = 315,
    16/45 = 16 × 7/45 × 7 = 112/315
  4. Add the two fractions:
    90/315 + 112/315 = 90 + 112/315 = 202/315

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