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Add 9/6 and 60/12

1st number: 1 3/6, 2nd number: 5 0/12

9/6 + 60/12 is 13/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 12 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 2 = 12,
    9/6 = 9 × 2/6 × 2 = 18/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 1 = 12,
    60/12 = 60 × 1/12 × 1 = 60/12
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/12 + 60/12 = 18 + 60/12 = 78/12
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/2
  6. In mixed form: 61/2

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