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Add 28/9 and 2/60

1st number: 3 1/9, 2nd number: 2/60

28/9 + 2/60 is 283/90.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 60 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 20 = 180,
    28/9 = 28 × 20/9 × 20 = 560/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 3 = 180,
    2/60 = 2 × 3/60 × 3 = 6/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    560/180 + 6/180 = 560 + 6/180 = 566/180
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 283/90
  6. In mixed form: 313/90

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