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Add 70/45 and 24/8

1st number: 1 25/45, 2nd number: 3 0/8

70/45 + 24/8 is 41/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 8 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 8 = 360,
    70/45 = 70 × 8/45 × 8 = 560/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 45 = 360,
    24/8 = 24 × 45/8 × 45 = 1080/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    560/360 + 1080/360 = 560 + 1080/360 = 1640/360
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 41/9
  6. In mixed form: 45/9

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