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Add 15/36 and 3/10

15/36 + 3/10 is 43/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 10 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 5 = 180,
    15/36 = 15 × 5/36 × 5 = 75/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 18 = 180,
    3/10 = 3 × 18/10 × 18 = 54/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    75/180 + 54/180 = 75 + 54/180 = 129/180
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 43/60

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