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Add 8/7 and 5/10

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

8/7 + 5/10 is 23/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 10 = 70,
    8/7 = 8 × 10/7 × 10 = 80/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    5/10 = 5 × 7/10 × 7 = 35/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    80/70 + 35/70 = 80 + 35/70 = 115/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23/14
  6. In mixed form: 19/14

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