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Add 6/8 and 1/10

6/8 + 1/10 is 17/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 10 is 40
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 5 = 40,
    6/8 = 6 × 5/8 × 5 = 30/40
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 4 = 40,
    1/10 = 1 × 4/10 × 4 = 4/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/40 + 4/40 = 30 + 4/40 = 34/40
  5. 34/40 simplified gives 17/20
  6. So, 6/8 + 1/10 = 17/20

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