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Add 70/45 and 48/8

1st number: 1 25/45, 2nd number: 6 0/8

70/45 + 48/8 is 68/9.

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,
    48/8 = 48 × 45/8 × 45 = 2160/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    560/360 + 2160/360 = 560 + 2160/360 = 2720/360
  5. 2720/360 simplified gives 68/9
  6. So, 70/45 + 48/8 = 68/9
    In mixed form: 75/9

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