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Add 80/24 and 24/45

1st number: 3 8/24, 2nd number: 24/45

80/24 + 24/45 is 58/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 45 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 15 = 360,
    80/24 = 80 × 15/24 × 15 = 1200/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 8 = 360,
    24/45 = 24 × 8/45 × 8 = 192/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1200/360 + 192/360 = 1200 + 192/360 = 1392/360
  5. 1392/360 simplified gives 58/15
  6. So, 80/24 + 24/45 = 58/15
    In mixed form: 313/15

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