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Add 8/15 and 63/60

1st number: 8/15, 2nd number: 1 3/60

8/15 + 63/60 is 19/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 4 = 60,
    8/15 = 8 × 4/15 × 4 = 32/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    63/60 = 63 × 1/60 × 1 = 63/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    32/60 + 63/60 = 32 + 63/60 = 95/60
  5. 95/60 simplified gives 19/12
  6. So, 8/15 + 63/60 = 19/12
    In mixed form: 17/12

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