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Add 60/45 and 4/15

1st number: 1 15/45, 2nd number: 4/15

60/45 + 4/15 is 8/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 15 is 45
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 1 = 45,
    60/45 = 60 × 1/45 × 1 = 60/45
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 3 = 45,
    4/15 = 4 × 3/15 × 3 = 12/45
  4. Add the two fractions:
    60/45 + 12/45 = 60 + 12/45 = 72/45
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 8/5
  6. In mixed form: 13/5

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