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Add 60/10 and 84/8

1st number: 6 0/10, 2nd number: 10 4/8

60/10 + 84/8 is 33/2.

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,
    84/8 = 84 × 5/8 × 5 = 420/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    240/40 + 420/40 = 240 + 420/40 = 660/40
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 33/2
  6. In mixed form: 161/2

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