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Add 35/12 and 3/10

1st number: 2 11/12, 2nd number: 3/10

35/12 + 3/10 is 193/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 10 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 5 = 60,
    35/12 = 35 × 5/12 × 5 = 175/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    3/10 = 3 × 6/10 × 6 = 18/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    175/60 + 18/60 = 175 + 18/60 = 193/60
  5. In mixed form: 313/60

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