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Add 32/5 and 10/72

1st number: 6 2/5, 2nd number: 10/72

32/5 + 10/72 is 1177/180.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 72 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 72 = 360,
    32/5 = 32 × 72/5 × 72 = 2304/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 72 × 5 = 360,
    10/72 = 10 × 5/72 × 5 = 50/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2304/360 + 50/360 = 2304 + 50/360 = 2354/360
  5. 2354/360 simplified gives 1177/180
  6. So, 32/5 + 10/72 = 1177/180
    In mixed form: 697/180

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