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Add 70/45 and 27/16

1st number: 1 25/45, 2nd number: 1 11/16

70/45 + 27/16 is 467/144.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 16 is 720
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 16 = 720,
    70/45 = 70 × 16/45 × 16 = 1120/720
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 45 = 720,
    27/16 = 27 × 45/16 × 45 = 1215/720
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1120/720 + 1215/720 = 1120 + 1215/720 = 2335/720
  5. 2335/720 simplified gives 467/144
  6. So, 70/45 + 27/16 = 467/144
    In mixed form: 335/144

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