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Add 30/2 and 10/5

1st number: 15 0/2, 2nd number: 2 0/5

30/2 + 10/5 is 17/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 5 is 10
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 5 = 10,
    30/2 = 30 × 5/2 × 5 = 150/10
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 2 = 10,
    10/5 = 10 × 2/5 × 2 = 20/10
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/10 + 20/10 = 150 + 20/10 = 170/10
  5. 170/10 simplified gives 17/1
  6. So, 30/2 + 10/5 = 17/1

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