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Add 30/3 and 5/16

1st number: 10 0/3, 2nd number: 5/16

30/3 + 5/16 is 165/16.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 16 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 16 = 48,
    30/3 = 30 × 16/3 × 16 = 480/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,
    5/16 = 5 × 3/16 × 3 = 15/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    480/48 + 15/48 = 480 + 15/48 = 495/48
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 165/16
  6. In mixed form: 105/16

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