Here are some steps to add mixed numbers:
1 5/6+1 5/6=
1+1=2 1st- Add the whole numbers.
5/6+ 5/6= 10/6 <-- this is 1 whole and 4/6 2nd- Find a common denominator for the fractions.
2+ 1=3 3rd- Add the fractions.
3+ 4/6= 3 4/6 4th- Add the whole bumbers to the fraction.
Lowest term would be 3 2/3 5th- Add up the whole number and the fraction.
Here is another way to add mixed fractions:
1st- Take 1 from the last fraction to make the second fraction one whole.
2nd- Then just add up. So it should look like this:
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