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Add 45/60 and 24/30

45/60 + 24/30 is 31/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 30 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    45/60 = 45 × 1/60 × 1 = 45/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 2 = 60,
    24/30 = 24 × 2/30 × 2 = 48/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    45/60 + 48/60 = 45 + 48/60 = 93/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 31/20
  6. In mixed form: 111/20

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