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Add 4/10 and 6/4

1st number: 4/10, 2nd number: 1 2/4

4/10 + 6/4 is 19/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 4 is 20
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 2 = 20,
    4/10 = 4 × 2/10 × 2 = 8/20
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 5 = 20,
    6/4 = 6 × 5/4 × 5 = 30/20
  4. Add the two fractions:
    8/20 + 30/20 = 8 + 30/20 = 38/20
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/10
  6. In mixed form: 19/10

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