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Add 30/28 and 5/16

1st number: 1 2/28, 2nd number: 5/16

30/28 + 5/16 is 155/112.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 16 is 112
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 4 = 112,
    30/28 = 30 × 4/28 × 4 = 120/112
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 7 = 112,
    5/16 = 5 × 7/16 × 7 = 35/112
  4. Add the two fractions:
    120/112 + 35/112 = 120 + 35/112 = 155/112
  5. So, 30/28 + 5/16 = 155/112
    In mixed form: 143/112

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