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Add 10/8 and 8/30

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

10/8 + 8/30 is 91/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 30 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 15 = 120,
    10/8 = 10 × 15/8 × 15 = 150/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,
    8/30 = 8 × 4/30 × 4 = 32/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/120 + 32/120 = 150 + 32/120 = 182/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 91/60
  6. In mixed form: 131/60

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