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Add 4/12 and 60/10

1st number: 4/12, 2nd number: 6 0/10

4/12 + 60/10 is 19/3.

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,
    4/12 = 4 × 5/12 × 5 = 20/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    60/10 = 60 × 6/10 × 6 = 360/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/60 + 360/60 = 20 + 360/60 = 380/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/3
  6. In mixed form: 61/3

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