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Add 3/10 and 8/3

1st number: 3/10, 2nd number: 2 2/3

3/10 + 8/3 is 89/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 3 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    3/10 = 3 × 3/10 × 3 = 9/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 10 = 30,
    8/3 = 8 × 10/3 × 10 = 80/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    9/30 + 80/30 = 9 + 80/30 = 89/30
  5. In mixed form: 229/30

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