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Add 56/10 and 18/60

1st number: 5 6/10, 2nd number: 18/60

56/10 + 18/60 is 59/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    56/10 = 56 × 6/10 × 6 = 336/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    18/60 = 18 × 1/60 × 1 = 18/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    336/60 + 18/60 = 336 + 18/60 = 354/60
  5. 354/60 simplified gives 59/10
  6. So, 56/10 + 18/60 = 59/10
    In mixed form: 59/10

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