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Add 48/15 and 49/36

1st number: 3 3/15, 2nd number: 1 13/36

48/15 + 49/36 is 821/180.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 36 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 12 = 180,
    48/15 = 48 × 12/15 × 12 = 576/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 5 = 180,
    49/36 = 49 × 5/36 × 5 = 245/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    576/180 + 245/180 = 576 + 245/180 = 821/180
  5. So, 48/15 + 49/36 = 821/180
    In mixed form: 4101/180

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