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Add 54/10 and 10/96

1st number: 5 4/10, 2nd number: 10/96

54/10 + 10/96 is 1321/240.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 96 is 480
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 48 = 480,
    54/10 = 54 × 48/10 × 48 = 2592/480
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 96 × 5 = 480,
    10/96 = 10 × 5/96 × 5 = 50/480
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2592/480 + 50/480 = 2592 + 50/480 = 2642/480
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1321/240
  6. In mixed form: 5121/240

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