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Add 8/10 and 15/48

8/10 + 15/48 is 89/80.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 48 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 24 = 240,
    8/10 = 8 × 24/10 × 24 = 192/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    15/48 = 15 × 5/48 × 5 = 75/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    192/240 + 75/240 = 192 + 75/240 = 267/240
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 89/80
  6. In mixed form: 19/80

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