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Add 10/21 and 1/8

10/21 + 1/8 is 101/168.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 8 is 168

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 8 = 168,
    10/21 = 10 × 8/21 × 8 = 80/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 21 = 168,
    1/8 = 1 × 21/8 × 21 = 21/168
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    80/168 + 21/168 = 80 + 21/168 = 101/168
  5. So, 10/21 + 1/8 = 101/168

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