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Add 15/10 and 60/56

1st number: 1 5/10, 2nd number: 1 4/56

15/10 + 60/56 is 18/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 56 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 28 = 280,
    15/10 = 15 × 28/10 × 28 = 420/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    60/56 = 60 × 5/56 × 5 = 300/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    420/280 + 300/280 = 420 + 300/280 = 720/280
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 18/7
  6. In mixed form: 24/7

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