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Add 45/4 and 8/45

1st number: 11 1/4, 2nd number: 8/45

45/4 + 8/45 is 2057/180.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 45 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 45 = 180,
    45/4 = 45 × 45/4 × 45 = 2025/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 4 = 180,
    8/45 = 8 × 4/45 × 4 = 32/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2025/180 + 32/180 = 2025 + 32/180 = 2057/180
  5. In mixed form: 1177/180

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