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Add 2/60 and 63/10

1st number: 2/60, 2nd number: 6 3/10

2/60 + 63/10 is 19/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 10 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    2/60 = 2 × 1/60 × 1 = 2/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    63/10 = 63 × 6/10 × 6 = 378/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2/60 + 378/60 = 2 + 378/60 = 380/60
  5. 380/60 simplified gives 19/3
  6. So, 2/60 + 63/10 = 19/3
    In mixed form: 61/3

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