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Add 60/8 and 40/63

1st number: 7 4/8, 2nd number: 40/63

60/8 + 40/63 is 1025/126.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 63 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 63 = 504,
    60/8 = 60 × 63/8 × 63 = 3780/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 8 = 504,
    40/63 = 40 × 8/63 × 8 = 320/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3780/504 + 320/504 = 3780 + 320/504 = 4100/504
  5. 4100/504 simplified gives 1025/126
  6. So, 60/8 + 40/63 = 1025/126
    In mixed form: 817/126

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