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Add 6/5 and 9/48

1st number: 1 1/5, 2nd number: 9/48

6/5 + 9/48 is 111/80.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 48 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 48 = 240,
    6/5 = 6 × 48/5 × 48 = 288/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    9/48 = 9 × 5/48 × 5 = 45/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    288/240 + 45/240 = 288 + 45/240 = 333/240
  5. 333/240 simplified gives 111/80
  6. So, 6/5 + 9/48 = 111/80
    In mixed form: 131/80

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