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Add 10/2 and 1/30

1st number: 5 0/2, 2nd number: 1/30

10/2 + 1/30 is 151/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 15 = 30,
    10/2 = 10 × 15/2 × 15 = 150/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    1/30 = 1 × 1/30 × 1 = 1/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/30 + 1/30 = 150 + 1/30 = 151/30
  5. In mixed form: 51/30

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