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Add 12/30 and 84/6

1st number: 12/30, 2nd number: 14 0/6

12/30 + 84/6 is 72/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 6 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    12/30 = 12 × 1/30 × 1 = 12/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    84/6 = 84 × 5/6 × 5 = 420/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    12/30 + 420/30 = 12 + 420/30 = 432/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 72/5
  6. In mixed form: 142/5

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