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Add 16/10 and 60/24

1st number: 1 6/10, 2nd number: 2 12/24

16/10 + 60/24 is 41/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 12 = 120,
    16/10 = 16 × 12/10 × 12 = 192/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    60/24 = 60 × 5/24 × 5 = 300/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    192/120 + 300/120 = 192 + 300/120 = 492/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 41/10
  6. In mixed form: 41/10

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