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Add 21/96 and 16/30

21/96 + 16/30 is 361/480.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 96 and 30 is 480
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 96 × 5 = 480,
    21/96 = 21 × 5/96 × 5 = 105/480
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 16 = 480,
    16/30 = 16 × 16/30 × 16 = 256/480
  4. Add the two fractions:
    105/480 + 256/480 = 105 + 256/480 = 361/480

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