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Add 2/21 and 16/30

2/21 + 16/30 is 22/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 30 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 10 = 210,
    2/21 = 2 × 10/21 × 10 = 20/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    16/30 = 16 × 7/30 × 7 = 112/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/210 + 112/210 = 20 + 112/210 = 132/210
  5. 132/210 simplified gives 22/35
  6. So, 2/21 + 16/30 = 22/35

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