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Add 60/9 and 45/40

1st number: 6 6/9, 2nd number: 1 5/40

60/9 + 45/40 is 187/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 40 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 40 = 360,
    60/9 = 60 × 40/9 × 40 = 2400/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 40 × 9 = 360,
    45/40 = 45 × 9/40 × 9 = 405/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2400/360 + 405/360 = 2400 + 405/360 = 2805/360
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 187/24
  6. In mixed form: 719/24

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