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Add 14/30 and 30/16

1st number: 14/30, 2nd number: 1 14/16

14/30 + 30/16 is 281/120.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 16 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 8 = 240,
    14/30 = 14 × 8/30 × 8 = 112/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 15 = 240,
    30/16 = 30 × 15/16 × 15 = 450/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    112/240 + 450/240 = 112 + 450/240 = 562/240
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 281/120
  6. In mixed form: 241/120

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