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Add 30/20 and 48/24

1st number: 1 10/20, 2nd number: 2 0/24

30/20 + 48/24 is 7/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 6 = 120,
    30/20 = 30 × 6/20 × 6 = 180/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    48/24 = 48 × 5/24 × 5 = 240/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    180/120 + 240/120 = 180 + 240/120 = 420/120
  5. 420/120 simplified gives 7/2
  6. So, 30/20 + 48/24 = 7/2
    In mixed form: 31/2

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