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Add 8/3 and 7/6

1st number: 2 2/3, 2nd number: 1 1/6

8/3 + 7/6 is 23/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 6 is 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 2 = 6,
    8/3 = 8 × 2/3 × 2 = 16/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 1 = 6,
    7/6 = 7 × 1/6 × 1 = 7/6
  4. Add the two fractions:
    16/6 + 7/6 = 16 + 7/6 = 23/6
  5. So, 8/3 + 7/6 = 23/6
    In mixed form: 35/6

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