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Add 10/4 and 70/25

1st number: 2 2/4, 2nd number: 2 20/25

10/4 + 70/25 is 53/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 25 is 100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 25 = 100,
    10/4 = 10 × 25/4 × 25 = 250/100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 4 = 100,
    70/25 = 70 × 4/25 × 4 = 280/100
  4. Add the two fractions:
    250/100 + 280/100 = 250 + 280/100 = 530/100
  5. 530/100 simplified gives 53/10
  6. So, 10/4 + 70/25 = 53/10
    In mixed form: 53/10

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