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Add 60/21 and 15/12

1st number: 2 18/21, 2nd number: 1 3/12

60/21 + 15/12 is 115/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 12 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 4 = 84,
    60/21 = 60 × 4/21 × 4 = 240/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 7 = 84,
    15/12 = 15 × 7/12 × 7 = 105/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    240/84 + 105/84 = 240 + 105/84 = 345/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 115/28
  6. In mixed form: 43/28

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