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Add 25/6 and 10/90

1st number: 4 1/6, 2nd number: 10/90

25/6 + 10/90 is 77/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 90 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 15 = 90,
    25/6 = 25 × 15/6 × 15 = 375/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 1 = 90,
    10/90 = 10 × 1/90 × 1 = 10/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    375/90 + 10/90 = 375 + 10/90 = 385/90
  5. 385/90 simplified gives 77/18
  6. So, 25/6 + 10/90 = 77/18
    In mixed form: 45/18

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