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Add 5/80 and 2/24

5/80 + 2/24 is 7/48.

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,
    2/24 = 2 × 10/24 × 10 = 20/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    15/240 + 20/240 = 15 + 20/240 = 35/240
  5. 35/240 simplified gives 7/48
  6. So, 5/80 + 2/24 = 7/48

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