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Add 15/7 and 5/30

1st number: 2 1/7, 2nd number: 5/30

15/7 + 5/30 is 97/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 30 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 30 = 210,
    15/7 = 15 × 30/7 × 30 = 450/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    5/30 = 5 × 7/30 × 7 = 35/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    450/210 + 35/210 = 450 + 35/210 = 485/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 97/42
  6. In mixed form: 213/42

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