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Add 4/10 and 6/12

4/10 + 6/12 is 9/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 12 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    4/10 = 4 × 6/10 × 6 = 24/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 5 = 60,
    6/12 = 6 × 5/12 × 5 = 30/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    24/60 + 30/60 = 24 + 30/60 = 54/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 9/10

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