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Add 10/6 and 21/30

1st number: 1 4/6, 2nd number: 21/30

10/6 + 21/30 is 71/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    10/6 = 10 × 5/6 × 5 = 50/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    21/30 = 21 × 1/30 × 1 = 21/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/30 + 21/30 = 50 + 21/30 = 71/30
  5. In mixed form: 211/30

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