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Add 25/12 and 8/30

1st number: 2 1/12, 2nd number: 8/30

25/12 + 8/30 is 47/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 30 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 5 = 60,
    25/12 = 25 × 5/12 × 5 = 125/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 2 = 60,
    8/30 = 8 × 2/30 × 2 = 16/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    125/60 + 16/60 = 125 + 16/60 = 141/60
  5. 141/60 simplified gives 47/20
  6. So, 25/12 + 8/30 = 47/20
    In mixed form: 27/20

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