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Add 1/6 and 60/8

1st number: 1/6, 2nd number: 7 4/8

1/6 + 60/8 is 23/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 8 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    1/6 = 1 × 4/6 × 4 = 4/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 3 = 24,
    60/8 = 60 × 3/8 × 3 = 180/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    4/24 + 180/24 = 4 + 180/24 = 184/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23/3
  6. In mixed form: 72/3

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