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Add 10/28 and 10/6

1st number: 10/28, 2nd number: 1 4/6

10/28 + 10/6 is 85/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 6 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    10/28 = 10 × 3/28 × 3 = 30/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    10/6 = 10 × 14/6 × 14 = 140/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/84 + 140/84 = 30 + 140/84 = 170/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 85/42
  6. In mixed form: 21/42

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