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Add 25/48 and 5/28

25/48 + 5/28 is 235/336.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 48 and 28 is 336
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 48 × 7 = 336,
    25/48 = 25 × 7/48 × 7 = 175/336
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 12 = 336,
    5/28 = 5 × 12/28 × 12 = 60/336
  4. Add the two fractions:
    175/336 + 60/336 = 175 + 60/336 = 235/336
  5. So, 25/48 + 5/28 = 235/336

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