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Add 1/6 and 90/40

1st number: 1/6, 2nd number: 2 10/40

1/6 + 90/40 is 29/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 40 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 20 = 120,
    1/6 = 1 × 20/6 × 20 = 20/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 40 × 3 = 120,
    90/40 = 90 × 3/40 × 3 = 270/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/120 + 270/120 = 20 + 270/120 = 290/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 29/12
  6. In mixed form: 25/12

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