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Add 1/10 and 18/12

1st number: 1/10, 2nd number: 1 6/12

1/10 + 18/12 is 8/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 12 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    1/10 = 1 × 6/10 × 6 = 6/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 5 = 60,
    18/12 = 18 × 5/12 × 5 = 90/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    6/60 + 90/60 = 6 + 90/60 = 96/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 8/5
  6. In mixed form: 13/5

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