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Add 80/36 and 81/48

1st number: 2 8/36, 2nd number: 1 33/48

80/36 + 81/48 is 563/144.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 48 is 144
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 4 = 144,
    80/36 = 80 × 4/36 × 4 = 320/144
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 3 = 144,
    81/48 = 81 × 3/48 × 3 = 243/144
  4. Add the two fractions:
    320/144 + 243/144 = 320 + 243/144 = 563/144
  5. So, 80/36 + 81/48 = 563/144
    In mixed form: 3131/144

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