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Add 3/5 and 49/30

1st number: 3/5, 2nd number: 1 19/30

3/5 + 49/30 is 67/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 6 = 30,
    3/5 = 3 × 6/5 × 6 = 18/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    49/30 = 49 × 1/30 × 1 = 49/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/30 + 49/30 = 18 + 49/30 = 67/30
  5. In mixed form: 27/30

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