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Add 6/4 and 40/25

1st number: 1 2/4, 2nd number: 1 15/25

6/4 + 40/25 is 31/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 25 is 100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 25 = 100,
    6/4 = 6 × 25/4 × 25 = 150/100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 4 = 100,
    40/25 = 40 × 4/25 × 4 = 160/100
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/100 + 160/100 = 150 + 160/100 = 310/100
  5. 310/100 simplified gives 31/10
  6. So, 6/4 + 40/25 = 31/10
    In mixed form: 31/10

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