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Add 30/16 and 40/63

1st number: 1 14/16, 2nd number: 40/63

30/16 + 40/63 is 1265/504.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 63 is 1008
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 63 = 1008,
    30/16 = 30 × 63/16 × 63 = 1890/1008
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 16 = 1008,
    40/63 = 40 × 16/63 × 16 = 640/1008
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1890/1008 + 640/1008 = 1890 + 640/1008 = 2530/1008
  5. 2530/1008 simplified gives 1265/504
  6. So, 30/16 + 40/63 = 1265/504
    In mixed form: 2257/504

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