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Add 15/48 and 6/30

15/48 + 6/30 is 41/80.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 48 and 30 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    15/48 = 15 × 5/48 × 5 = 75/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 8 = 240,
    6/30 = 6 × 8/30 × 8 = 48/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    75/240 + 48/240 = 75 + 48/240 = 123/240
  5. 123/240 simplified gives 41/80
  6. So, 15/48 + 6/30 = 41/80

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