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Add 1/3 and 30/80

1/3 + 30/80 is 17/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 80 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 80 = 240,
    1/3 = 1 × 80/3 × 80 = 80/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 80 × 3 = 240,
    30/80 = 30 × 3/80 × 3 = 90/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    80/240 + 90/240 = 80 + 90/240 = 170/240
  5. 170/240 simplified gives 17/24
  6. So, 1/3 + 30/80 = 17/24

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