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Add 10/30 and 15/8

1st number: 10/30, 2nd number: 1 7/8

10/30 + 15/8 is 53/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 8 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,
    10/30 = 10 × 4/30 × 4 = 40/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 15 = 120,
    15/8 = 15 × 15/8 × 15 = 225/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/120 + 225/120 = 40 + 225/120 = 265/120
  5. 265/120 simplified gives 53/24
  6. So, 10/30 + 15/8 = 53/24
    In mixed form: 25/24

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