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Add 3/32 and 8/30

3/32 + 8/30 is 173/480.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 32 and 30 is 480
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 32 × 15 = 480,
    3/32 = 3 × 15/32 × 15 = 45/480
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 16 = 480,
    8/30 = 8 × 16/30 × 16 = 128/480
  4. Add the two fractions:
    45/480 + 128/480 = 45 + 128/480 = 173/480

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