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Add 10/6 and 6/16

1st number: 1 4/6, 2nd number: 6/16

10/6 + 6/16 is 49/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 16 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 8 = 48,
    10/6 = 10 × 8/6 × 8 = 80/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,
    6/16 = 6 × 3/16 × 3 = 18/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    80/48 + 18/48 = 80 + 18/48 = 98/48
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 49/24
  6. In mixed form: 21/24

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