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Add 60/10 and 1/8

1st number: 6 0/10, 2nd number: 1/8

60/10 + 1/8 is 49/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 8 is 40
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 4 = 40,
    60/10 = 60 × 4/10 × 4 = 240/40
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 5 = 40,
    1/8 = 1 × 5/8 × 5 = 5/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    240/40 + 5/40 = 240 + 5/40 = 245/40
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 49/8
  6. In mixed form: 61/8

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