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Add 28/10 and 54/36

1st number: 2 8/10, 2nd number: 1 18/36

28/10 + 54/36 is 43/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 36 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 18 = 180,
    28/10 = 28 × 18/10 × 18 = 504/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 5 = 180,
    54/36 = 54 × 5/36 × 5 = 270/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    504/180 + 270/180 = 504 + 270/180 = 774/180
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 43/10
  6. In mixed form: 43/10

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