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Add 10/4 and 2/30

1st number: 2 2/4, 2nd number: 2/30

10/4 + 2/30 is 77/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 30 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 15 = 60,
    10/4 = 10 × 15/4 × 15 = 150/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 2 = 60,
    2/30 = 2 × 2/30 × 2 = 4/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/60 + 4/60 = 150 + 4/60 = 154/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 77/30
  6. In mixed form: 217/30

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