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Add 45/60 and 3/56

45/60 + 3/56 is 45/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 56 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 14 = 840,
    45/60 = 45 × 14/60 × 14 = 630/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 15 = 840,
    3/56 = 3 × 15/56 × 15 = 45/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    630/840 + 45/840 = 630 + 45/840 = 675/840
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 45/56

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