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Add 48/45 and 16/6

1st number: 1 3/45, 2nd number: 2 4/6

48/45 + 16/6 is 56/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 6 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,
    48/45 = 48 × 2/45 × 2 = 96/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 15 = 90,
    16/6 = 16 × 15/6 × 15 = 240/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/90 + 240/90 = 96 + 240/90 = 336/90
  5. 336/90 simplified gives 56/15
  6. So, 48/45 + 16/6 = 56/15
    In mixed form: 311/15

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