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Add 63/15 and 96/54

1st number: 4 3/15, 2nd number: 1 42/54

63/15 + 96/54 is 269/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 54 is 270

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 270
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 18 = 270,
    63/15 = 63 × 18/15 × 18 = 1134/270
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 5 = 270,
    96/54 = 96 × 5/54 × 5 = 480/270
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    1134/270 + 480/270 = 1134 + 480/270 = 1614/270
  5. 1614/270 simplified gives 269/45
  6. So, 63/15 + 96/54 = 269/45
    In mixed form: 544/45

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