# How do you simplify #4\frac { 3} { 16} + 1\frac { 1} { 10} #?

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#### Explanation:

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When adding mixed numbers, you must first change the fractional parts so that they have the same denominator. The Least Common Denominator of two (or more) fractions is equal to the Least Common Multiple of their denominators. Consider the prime factorization of each denominator.

The Least Common Multiple of

Now the two mixed numbers can be added.