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Add 10/60 and 20/6

1st number: 10/60, 2nd number: 3 2/6

10/60 + 20/6 is 7/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 6 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    10/60 = 10 × 1/60 × 1 = 10/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 10 = 60,
    20/6 = 20 × 10/6 × 10 = 200/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/60 + 200/60 = 10 + 200/60 = 210/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 7/2
  6. In mixed form: 31/2

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