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Add 28/8 and 18/30

1st number: 3 4/8, 2nd number: 18/30

28/8 + 18/30 is 41/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 30 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 15 = 120,
    28/8 = 28 × 15/8 × 15 = 420/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,
    18/30 = 18 × 4/30 × 4 = 72/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    420/120 + 72/120 = 420 + 72/120 = 492/120
  5. 492/120 simplified gives 41/10
  6. So, 28/8 + 18/30 = 41/10
    In mixed form: 41/10

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