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Add 10/9 and 40/6

1st number: 1 1/9, 2nd number: 6 4/6

10/9 + 40/6 is 70/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 6 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,
    10/9 = 10 × 2/9 × 2 = 20/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 3 = 18,
    40/6 = 40 × 3/6 × 3 = 120/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/18 + 120/18 = 20 + 120/18 = 140/18
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 70/9
  6. In mixed form: 77/9

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