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Add 48/75 and 40/8

1st number: 48/75, 2nd number: 5 0/8

48/75 + 40/8 is 141/25.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 8 is 600
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 8 = 600,
    48/75 = 48 × 8/75 × 8 = 384/600
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 75 = 600,
    40/8 = 40 × 75/8 × 75 = 3000/600
  4. Add the two fractions:
    384/600 + 3000/600 = 384 + 3000/600 = 3384/600
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 141/25
  6. In mixed form: 516/25

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