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Add 60/4 and 50/6

1st number: 15 0/4, 2nd number: 8 2/6

60/4 + 50/6 is 70/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 6 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,
    60/4 = 60 × 3/4 × 3 = 180/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 2 = 12,
    50/6 = 50 × 2/6 × 2 = 100/12
  4. Add the two fractions:
    180/12 + 100/12 = 180 + 100/12 = 280/12
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 70/3
  6. In mixed form: 231/3

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