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Add 6/5 and 12/6

1st number: 1 1/5, 2nd number: 2 0/6

6/5 + 12/6 is 16/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 6 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 6 = 30,
    6/5 = 6 × 6/5 × 6 = 36/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    12/6 = 12 × 5/6 × 5 = 60/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    36/30 + 60/30 = 36 + 60/30 = 96/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 16/5
  6. In mixed form: 31/5

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