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Add 8/5 and 7/10

1st number: 1 3/5, 2nd number: 7/10

8/5 + 7/10 is 23/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 10 is 10
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 2 = 10,
    8/5 = 8 × 2/5 × 2 = 16/10
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 1 = 10,
    7/10 = 7 × 1/10 × 1 = 7/10
  4. Add the two fractions:
    16/10 + 7/10 = 16 + 7/10 = 23/10
  5. So, 8/5 + 7/10 = 23/10
    In mixed form: 23/10

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