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Add 60/3 and 35/16

1st number: 20 0/3, 2nd number: 2 3/16

60/3 + 35/16 is 355/16.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 16 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 16 = 48,
    60/3 = 60 × 16/3 × 16 = 960/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,
    35/16 = 35 × 3/16 × 3 = 105/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    960/48 + 105/48 = 960 + 105/48 = 1065/48
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 355/16
  6. In mixed form: 223/16

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