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Add 60/2 and 45/48

1st number: 30 0/2, 2nd number: 45/48

60/2 + 45/48 is 495/16.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 48 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 24 = 48,
    60/2 = 60 × 24/2 × 24 = 1440/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 1 = 48,
    45/48 = 45 × 1/48 × 1 = 45/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1440/48 + 45/48 = 1440 + 45/48 = 1485/48
  5. 1485/48 simplified gives 495/16
  6. So, 60/2 + 45/48 = 495/16
    In mixed form: 3015/16

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