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Add 5/80 and 10/24

5/80 + 10/24 is 23/48.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 80 and 24 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 80 × 3 = 240,
    5/80 = 5 × 3/80 × 3 = 15/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 10 = 240,
    10/24 = 10 × 10/24 × 10 = 100/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    15/240 + 100/240 = 15 + 100/240 = 115/240
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23/48

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