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Add 3/5 and 9/32

3/5 + 9/32 is 141/160.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 32 is 160
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 32 = 160,
    3/5 = 3 × 32/5 × 32 = 96/160
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 32 × 5 = 160,
    9/32 = 9 × 5/32 × 5 = 45/160
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/160 + 45/160 = 96 + 45/160 = 141/160

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