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Add 90/15 and 24/40

1st number: 6 0/15, 2nd number: 24/40

90/15 + 24/40 is 33/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 40 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 8 = 120,
    90/15 = 90 × 8/15 × 8 = 720/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 40 × 3 = 120,
    24/40 = 24 × 3/40 × 3 = 72/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    720/120 + 72/120 = 720 + 72/120 = 792/120
  5. 792/120 simplified gives 33/5
  6. So, 90/15 + 24/40 = 33/5
    In mixed form: 63/5

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