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Add 54/40 and 10/48

1st number: 1 14/40, 2nd number: 10/48

54/40 + 10/48 is 187/120.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 48 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 6 = 240,
    54/40 = 54 × 6/40 × 6 = 324/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    10/48 = 10 × 5/48 × 5 = 50/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    324/240 + 50/240 = 324 + 50/240 = 374/240
  5. 374/240 simplified gives 187/120
  6. So, 54/40 + 10/48 = 187/120
    In mixed form: 167/120

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