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Add 1/6 and 70/30

1st number: 1/6, 2nd number: 2 10/30

1/6 + 70/30 is 5/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    1/6 = 1 × 5/6 × 5 = 5/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    70/30 = 70 × 1/30 × 1 = 70/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    5/30 + 70/30 = 5 + 70/30 = 75/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 5/2
  6. In mixed form: 21/2

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