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Add 4/2 and 10/4

1st number: 2 0/2, 2nd number: 2 2/4

4/2 + 10/4 is 9/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 4 is 4
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 2 = 4,
    4/2 = 4 × 2/2 × 2 = 8/4
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 1 = 4,
    10/4 = 10 × 1/4 × 1 = 10/4
  4. Add the two fractions:
    8/4 + 10/4 = 8 + 10/4 = 18/4
  5. 18/4 simplified gives 9/2
  6. So, 4/2 + 10/4 = 9/2
    In mixed form: 41/2

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