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Add 9/6 and 4/10

1st number: 1 3/6, 2nd number: 4/10

9/6 + 4/10 is 19/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 10 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    9/6 = 9 × 5/6 × 5 = 45/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    4/10 = 4 × 3/10 × 3 = 12/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    45/30 + 12/30 = 45 + 12/30 = 57/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/10
  6. In mixed form: 19/10

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