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Add 90/8 and 8/75

1st number: 11 2/8, 2nd number: 8/75

90/8 + 8/75 is 3407/300.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 75 is 600
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 75 = 600,
    90/8 = 90 × 75/8 × 75 = 6750/600
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 8 = 600,
    8/75 = 8 × 8/75 × 8 = 64/600
  4. Add the two fractions:
    6750/600 + 64/600 = 6750 + 64/600 = 6814/600
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 3407/300
  6. In mixed form: 11107/300

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