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Add 30/10 and 15/48

1st number: 3 0/10, 2nd number: 15/48

30/10 + 15/48 is 53/16.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 48 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 24 = 240,
    30/10 = 30 × 24/10 × 24 = 720/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    15/48 = 15 × 5/48 × 5 = 75/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    720/240 + 75/240 = 720 + 75/240 = 795/240
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 53/16
  6. In mixed form: 35/16

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