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Add 30/10 and 10/49

1st number: 3 0/10, 2nd number: 10/49

30/10 + 10/49 is 157/49.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 49 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 49 = 490,
    30/10 = 30 × 49/10 × 49 = 1470/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 10 = 490,
    10/49 = 10 × 10/49 × 10 = 100/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1470/490 + 100/490 = 1470 + 100/490 = 1570/490
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 157/49
  6. In mixed form: 310/49

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