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Add 12/60 and 28/18

1st number: 12/60, 2nd number: 1 10/18

12/60 + 28/18 is 79/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 18 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 3 = 180,
    12/60 = 12 × 3/60 × 3 = 36/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 10 = 180,
    28/18 = 28 × 10/18 × 10 = 280/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    36/180 + 280/180 = 36 + 280/180 = 316/180
  5. 316/180 simplified gives 79/45
  6. So, 12/60 + 28/18 = 79/45
    In mixed form: 134/45

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