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Add 48/25 and 40/24

1st number: 1 23/25, 2nd number: 1 16/24

48/25 + 40/24 is 269/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 24 is 600
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 24 = 600,
    48/25 = 48 × 24/25 × 24 = 1152/600
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 25 = 600,
    40/24 = 40 × 25/24 × 25 = 1000/600
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1152/600 + 1000/600 = 1152 + 1000/600 = 2152/600
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 269/75
  6. In mixed form: 344/75

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