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Add 63/48 and 16/60

1st number: 1 15/48, 2nd number: 16/60

63/48 + 16/60 is 379/240.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 48 and 60 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    63/48 = 63 × 5/48 × 5 = 315/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 4 = 240,
    16/60 = 16 × 4/60 × 4 = 64/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    315/240 + 64/240 = 315 + 64/240 = 379/240
  5. So, 63/48 + 16/60 = 379/240
    In mixed form: 1139/240

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