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Add 28/8 and 1/10

1st number: 3 4/8, 2nd number: 1/10

28/8 + 1/10 is 18/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 10 is 40
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 5 = 40,
    28/8 = 28 × 5/8 × 5 = 140/40
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 4 = 40,
    1/10 = 1 × 4/10 × 4 = 4/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    140/40 + 4/40 = 140 + 4/40 = 144/40
  5. 144/40 simplified gives 18/5
  6. So, 28/8 + 1/10 = 18/5
    In mixed form: 33/5

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