Sum

2/5 + 1/3

#### Solution

Least common multiple of 5 and 3 is 15.
So making common denominator of both the fractions 15

2/5+1/3 = (2xx3)/(5xx3)+(1xx5)/(3xx5)

= 6/15 + 5/15

= (6+5)/15 = 11/15

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#### APPEARS IN

Balbharati Mathematics 5th Standard Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 5 Fractions
Problem Set 22 | Q 1.3 | Page 29