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Add 48/70 and 70/96

48/70 + 70/96 is 2377/1680.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 96 is 3360

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 3360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 48 = 3360,
    48/70 = 48 × 48/70 × 48 = 2304/3360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 96 × 35 = 3360,
    70/96 = 70 × 35/96 × 35 = 2450/3360
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    2304/3360 + 2450/3360 = 2304 + 2450/3360 = 4754/3360
  5. 4754/3360 simplified gives 2377/1680
  6. So, 48/70 + 70/96 = 2377/1680
    In mixed form: 1697/1680

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