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Add 15/5 and 10/36

1st number: 3 0/5, 2nd number: 10/36

15/5 + 10/36 is 59/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 36 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 36 = 180,
    15/5 = 15 × 36/5 × 36 = 540/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 5 = 180,
    10/36 = 10 × 5/36 × 5 = 50/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    540/180 + 50/180 = 540 + 50/180 = 590/180
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 59/18
  6. In mixed form: 35/18

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