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Add 18/10 and 35/60

1st number: 1 8/10, 2nd number: 35/60

18/10 + 35/60 is 143/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    18/10 = 18 × 6/10 × 6 = 108/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    35/60 = 35 × 1/60 × 1 = 35/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/60 + 35/60 = 108 + 35/60 = 143/60
  5. So, 18/10 + 35/60 = 143/60
    In mixed form: 223/60

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