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Add 70/3 and 45/24

1st number: 23 1/3, 2nd number: 1 21/24

70/3 + 45/24 is 605/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 8 = 24,
    70/3 = 70 × 8/3 × 8 = 560/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    45/24 = 45 × 1/24 × 1 = 45/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    560/24 + 45/24 = 560 + 45/24 = 605/24
  5. In mixed form: 255/24

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