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Add 30/2 and 45/49

1st number: 15 0/2, 2nd number: 45/49

30/2 + 45/49 is 780/49.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 49 is 98
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 49 = 98,
    30/2 = 30 × 49/2 × 49 = 1470/98
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 2 = 98,
    45/49 = 45 × 2/49 × 2 = 90/98
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1470/98 + 90/98 = 1470 + 90/98 = 1560/98
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 780/49
  6. In mixed form: 1545/49

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