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Add 20/6 and 24/10

1st number: 3 2/6, 2nd number: 2 4/10

20/6 + 24/10 is 86/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 10 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    20/6 = 20 × 5/6 × 5 = 100/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    24/10 = 24 × 3/10 × 3 = 72/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    100/30 + 72/30 = 100 + 72/30 = 172/30
  5. 172/30 simplified gives 86/15
  6. So, 20/6 + 24/10 = 86/15
    In mixed form: 511/15

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