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Add 5/3 and 2/10

1st number: 1 2/3, 2nd number: 2/10

5/3 + 2/10 is 28/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 10 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 10 = 30,
    5/3 = 5 × 10/3 × 10 = 50/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    2/10 = 2 × 3/10 × 3 = 6/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/30 + 6/30 = 50 + 6/30 = 56/30
  5. 56/30 simplified gives 28/15
  6. So, 5/3 + 2/10 = 28/15
    In mixed form: 113/15

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