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Add 75/30 and 9/48

1st number: 2 15/30, 2nd number: 9/48

75/30 + 9/48 is 43/16.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 48 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 8 = 240,
    75/30 = 75 × 8/30 × 8 = 600/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    9/48 = 9 × 5/48 × 5 = 45/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    600/240 + 45/240 = 600 + 45/240 = 645/240
  5. 645/240 simplified gives 43/16
  6. So, 75/30 + 9/48 = 43/16
    In mixed form: 211/16

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