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Add 45/5 and 15/45

1st number: 9 0/5, 2nd number: 15/45

45/5 + 15/45 is 28/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 45 is 45
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 9 = 45,
    45/5 = 45 × 9/5 × 9 = 405/45
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 1 = 45,
    15/45 = 15 × 1/45 × 1 = 15/45
  4. Add the two fractions:
    405/45 + 15/45 = 405 + 15/45 = 420/45
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 28/3
  6. In mixed form: 91/3

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