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Add 1/30 and 18/12

1st number: 1/30, 2nd number: 1 6/12

1/30 + 18/12 is 23/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 12 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 2 = 60,
    1/30 = 1 × 2/30 × 2 = 2/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 5 = 60,
    18/12 = 18 × 5/12 × 5 = 90/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2/60 + 90/60 = 2 + 90/60 = 92/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23/15
  6. In mixed form: 18/15

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