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Add 8/2 and 3/10

1st number: 4 0/2, 2nd number: 3/10

8/2 + 3/10 is 43/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 10 is 10
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 5 = 10,
    8/2 = 8 × 5/2 × 5 = 40/10
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 1 = 10,
    3/10 = 3 × 1/10 × 1 = 3/10
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/10 + 3/10 = 40 + 3/10 = 43/10
  5. In mixed form: 43/10

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