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Add 45/56 and 15/60

45/56 + 15/60 is 59/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 60 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 15 = 840,
    45/56 = 45 × 15/56 × 15 = 675/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 14 = 840,
    15/60 = 15 × 14/60 × 14 = 210/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    675/840 + 210/840 = 675 + 210/840 = 885/840
  5. 885/840 simplified gives 59/56
  6. So, 45/56 + 15/60 = 59/56
    In mixed form: 13/56

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