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Add 30/2 and 45/32

1st number: 15 0/2, 2nd number: 1 13/32

30/2 + 45/32 is 525/32.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 32 is 32
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 16 = 32,
    30/2 = 30 × 16/2 × 16 = 480/32
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 32 × 1 = 32,
    45/32 = 45 × 1/32 × 1 = 45/32
  4. Add the two fractions:
    480/32 + 45/32 = 480 + 45/32 = 525/32
  5. In mixed form: 1613/32

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