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Add 12/30 and 4/49

12/30 + 4/49 is 118/245.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 49 is 1470
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 49 = 1470,
    12/30 = 12 × 49/30 × 49 = 588/1470
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 30 = 1470,
    4/49 = 4 × 30/49 × 30 = 120/1470
  4. Add the two fractions:
    588/1470 + 120/1470 = 588 + 120/1470 = 708/1470
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 118/245

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