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Add 2/24 and 6/30

2/24 + 6/30 is 17/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 30 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    2/24 = 2 × 5/24 × 5 = 10/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,
    6/30 = 6 × 4/30 × 4 = 24/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/120 + 24/120 = 10 + 24/120 = 34/120
  5. 34/120 simplified gives 17/60
  6. So, 2/24 + 6/30 = 17/60

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