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Add 30/2 and 6/24

1st number: 15 0/2, 2nd number: 6/24

30/2 + 6/24 is 61/4.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 12 = 24,
    30/2 = 30 × 12/2 × 12 = 360/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    6/24 = 6 × 1/24 × 1 = 6/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    360/24 + 6/24 = 360 + 6/24 = 366/24
  5. 366/24 simplified gives 61/4
  6. So, 30/2 + 6/24 = 61/4
    In mixed form: 151/4

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