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Add 3/9 and 60/8

1st number: 3/9, 2nd number: 7 4/8

3/9 + 60/8 is 47/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 8 is 72
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 8 = 72,
    3/9 = 3 × 8/9 × 8 = 24/72
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 9 = 72,
    60/8 = 60 × 9/8 × 9 = 540/72
  4. Add the two fractions:
    24/72 + 540/72 = 24 + 540/72 = 564/72
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 47/6
  6. In mixed form: 75/6

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