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Add 10/16 and 30/24

1st number: 10/16, 2nd number: 1 6/24

10/16 + 30/24 is 15/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 24 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,
    10/16 = 10 × 3/16 × 3 = 30/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 2 = 48,
    30/24 = 30 × 2/24 × 2 = 60/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/48 + 60/48 = 30 + 60/48 = 90/48
  5. 90/48 simplified gives 15/8
  6. So, 10/16 + 30/24 = 15/8
    In mixed form: 17/8

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