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Add 25/48 and 70/24

1st number: 25/48, 2nd number: 2 22/24

25/48 + 70/24 is 55/16.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 48 and 24 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 48 × 1 = 48,
    25/48 = 25 × 1/48 × 1 = 25/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 2 = 48,
    70/24 = 70 × 2/24 × 2 = 140/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/48 + 140/48 = 25 + 140/48 = 165/48
  5. 165/48 simplified gives 55/16
  6. So, 25/48 + 70/24 = 55/16
    In mixed form: 37/16

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