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Add 10/6 and 28/54

1st number: 1 4/6, 2nd number: 28/54

10/6 + 28/54 is 59/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 9 = 54,
    10/6 = 10 × 9/6 × 9 = 90/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    28/54 = 28 × 1/54 × 1 = 28/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    90/54 + 28/54 = 90 + 28/54 = 118/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 59/27
  6. In mixed form: 25/27

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