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Add 1/5 and 4/30

1/5 + 4/30 is 1/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 6 = 30,
    1/5 = 1 × 6/5 × 6 = 6/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    4/30 = 4 × 1/30 × 1 = 4/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    6/30 + 4/30 = 6 + 4/30 = 10/30
  5. 10/30 simplified gives 1/3
  6. So, 1/5 + 4/30 = 1/3

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