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Add 48/15 and 49/24

1st number: 3 3/15, 2nd number: 2 1/24

48/15 + 49/24 is 629/120.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 8 = 120,
    48/15 = 48 × 8/15 × 8 = 384/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    49/24 = 49 × 5/24 × 5 = 245/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    384/120 + 245/120 = 384 + 245/120 = 629/120
  5. So, 48/15 + 49/24 = 629/120
    In mixed form: 529/120

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