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Add 1/3 and 30/56

1/3 + 30/56 is 73/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 56 = 168,
    1/3 = 1 × 56/3 × 56 = 56/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    30/56 = 30 × 3/56 × 3 = 90/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    56/168 + 90/168 = 56 + 90/168 = 146/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 73/84

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