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Add 30/20 and 48/56

1st number: 1 10/20, 2nd number: 48/56

30/20 + 48/56 is 33/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 56 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 14 = 280,
    30/20 = 30 × 14/20 × 14 = 420/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    48/56 = 48 × 5/56 × 5 = 240/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    420/280 + 240/280 = 420 + 240/280 = 660/280
  5. 660/280 simplified gives 33/14
  6. So, 30/20 + 48/56 = 33/14
    In mixed form: 25/14

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