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Add 6/10 and 1/5

6/10 + 1/5 is 4/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 5 is 10
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 1 = 10,
    6/10 = 6 × 1/10 × 1 = 6/10
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 2 = 10,
    1/5 = 1 × 2/5 × 2 = 2/10
  4. Add the two fractions:
    6/10 + 2/10 = 6 + 2/10 = 8/10
  5. 8/10 simplified gives 4/5
  6. So, 6/10 + 1/5 = 4/5

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