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Add 2/30 and 15/56

2/30 + 15/56 is 281/840.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 56 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 28 = 840,
    2/30 = 2 × 28/30 × 28 = 56/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 15 = 840,
    15/56 = 15 × 15/56 × 15 = 225/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    56/840 + 225/840 = 56 + 225/840 = 281/840

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