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Add 45/96 and 40/70

45/96 + 40/70 is 233/224.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 96 and 70 is 3360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 96 × 35 = 3360,
    45/96 = 45 × 35/96 × 35 = 1575/3360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 48 = 3360,
    40/70 = 40 × 48/70 × 48 = 1920/3360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1575/3360 + 1920/3360 = 1575 + 1920/3360 = 3495/3360
  5. 3495/3360 simplified gives 233/224
  6. So, 45/96 + 40/70 = 233/224
    In mixed form: 19/224

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