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Add 3/7 and 16/10

1st number: 3/7, 2nd number: 1 6/10

3/7 + 16/10 is 71/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 10 = 70,
    3/7 = 3 × 10/7 × 10 = 30/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    16/10 = 16 × 7/10 × 7 = 112/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/70 + 112/70 = 30 + 112/70 = 142/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 71/35
  6. In mixed form: 21/35

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