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Add 18/60 and 10/64

18/60 + 10/64 is 73/160.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 64 is 960
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 16 = 960,
    18/60 = 18 × 16/60 × 16 = 288/960
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 64 × 15 = 960,
    10/64 = 10 × 15/64 × 15 = 150/960
  4. Add the two fractions:
    288/960 + 150/960 = 288 + 150/960 = 438/960
  5. 438/960 simplified gives 73/160
  6. So, 18/60 + 10/64 = 73/160

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