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Add 36/60 and 70/28

1st number: 36/60, 2nd number: 2 14/28

36/60 + 70/28 is 31/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 28 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    36/60 = 36 × 7/60 × 7 = 252/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 15 = 420,
    70/28 = 70 × 15/28 × 15 = 1050/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    252/420 + 1050/420 = 252 + 1050/420 = 1302/420
  5. 1302/420 simplified gives 31/10
  6. So, 36/60 + 70/28 = 31/10
    In mixed form: 31/10

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