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Add 15/5 and 10/84

1st number: 3 0/5, 2nd number: 10/84

15/5 + 10/84 is 131/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 84 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 84 = 420,
    15/5 = 15 × 84/5 × 84 = 1260/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 5 = 420,
    10/84 = 10 × 5/84 × 5 = 50/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1260/420 + 50/420 = 1260 + 50/420 = 1310/420
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 131/42
  6. In mixed form: 35/42

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