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Add 5/75 and 5/10

5/75 + 5/10 is 17/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 10 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 2 = 150,
    5/75 = 5 × 2/75 × 2 = 10/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 15 = 150,
    5/10 = 5 × 15/10 × 15 = 75/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/150 + 75/150 = 10 + 75/150 = 85/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 17/30

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