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Add 30/20 and 36/8

1st number: 1 10/20, 2nd number: 4 4/8

30/20 + 36/8 is 6/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 8 is 40
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 2 = 40,
    30/20 = 30 × 2/20 × 2 = 60/40
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 5 = 40,
    36/8 = 36 × 5/8 × 5 = 180/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    60/40 + 180/40 = 60 + 180/40 = 240/40
  5. 240/40 simplified gives 6/1
  6. So, 30/20 + 36/8 = 6/1

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