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Add 8/16 and 1/10

8/16 + 1/10 is 3/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 10 is 80
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 5 = 80,
    8/16 = 8 × 5/16 × 5 = 40/80
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 8 = 80,
    1/10 = 1 × 8/10 × 8 = 8/80
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/80 + 8/80 = 40 + 8/80 = 48/80
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 3/5

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