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Add 8/9 and 40/10

1st number: 8/9, 2nd number: 4 0/10

8/9 + 40/10 is 44/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 10 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 10 = 90,
    8/9 = 8 × 10/9 × 10 = 80/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 9 = 90,
    40/10 = 40 × 9/10 × 9 = 360/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    80/90 + 360/90 = 80 + 360/90 = 440/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 44/9
  6. In mixed form: 48/9

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