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Add 5/15 and 70/25

1st number: 5/15, 2nd number: 2 20/25

5/15 + 70/25 is 47/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 25 is 75
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 5 = 75,
    5/15 = 5 × 5/15 × 5 = 25/75
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 3 = 75,
    70/25 = 70 × 3/25 × 3 = 210/75
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/75 + 210/75 = 25 + 210/75 = 235/75
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 47/15
  6. In mixed form: 32/15

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