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Add 60/21 and 35/5

1st number: 2 18/21, 2nd number: 7 0/5

60/21 + 35/5 is 69/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 5 is 105
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 5 = 105,
    60/21 = 60 × 5/21 × 5 = 300/105
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 21 = 105,
    35/5 = 35 × 21/5 × 21 = 735/105
  4. Add the two fractions:
    300/105 + 735/105 = 300 + 735/105 = 1035/105
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 69/7
  6. In mixed form: 96/7

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