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Add 5/75 and 10/5

1st number: 5/75, 2nd number: 2 0/5

5/75 + 10/5 is 31/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 5 is 75
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 1 = 75,
    5/75 = 5 × 1/75 × 1 = 5/75
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 15 = 75,
    10/5 = 10 × 15/5 × 15 = 150/75
  4. Add the two fractions:
    5/75 + 150/75 = 5 + 150/75 = 155/75
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 31/15
  6. In mixed form: 21/15

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