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Add 30/16 and 5/63

1st number: 1 14/16, 2nd number: 5/63

30/16 + 5/63 is 985/504.

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,
    5/63 = 5 × 16/63 × 16 = 80/1008
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1890/1008 + 80/1008 = 1890 + 80/1008 = 1970/1008
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 985/504
  6. In mixed form: 1481/504

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