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Add 28/14 and 6/10

1st number: 2 0/14, 2nd number: 6/10

28/14 + 6/10 is 13/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    28/14 = 28 × 5/14 × 5 = 140/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    6/10 = 6 × 7/10 × 7 = 42/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    140/70 + 42/70 = 140 + 42/70 = 182/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/5
  6. In mixed form: 23/5

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