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Add 70/3 and 45/16

1st number: 23 1/3, 2nd number: 2 13/16

70/3 + 45/16 is 1255/48.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 16 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 16 = 48,
    70/3 = 70 × 16/3 × 16 = 1120/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,
    45/16 = 45 × 3/16 × 3 = 135/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1120/48 + 135/48 = 1120 + 135/48 = 1255/48
  5. In mixed form: 267/48

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