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Add 75/2 and 63/80

1st number: 37 1/2, 2nd number: 63/80

75/2 + 63/80 is 3063/80.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 80 is 80

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 80
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 40 = 80,
    75/2 = 75 × 40/2 × 40 = 3000/80
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 80 × 1 = 80,
    63/80 = 63 × 1/80 × 1 = 63/80
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    3000/80 + 63/80 = 3000 + 63/80 = 3063/80
  5. So, 75/2 + 63/80 = 3063/80
    In mixed form: 3823/80

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