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Add 15/5 and 5/10

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

15/5 + 5/10 is 7/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 10 is 10
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 2 = 10,
    15/5 = 15 × 2/5 × 2 = 30/10
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 1 = 10,
    5/10 = 5 × 1/10 × 1 = 5/10
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/10 + 5/10 = 30 + 5/10 = 35/10
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 7/2
  6. In mixed form: 31/2

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