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Add 30/3 and 60/90

1st number: 10 0/3, 2nd number: 60/90

30/3 + 60/90 is 32/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 90 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 30 = 90,
    30/3 = 30 × 30/3 × 30 = 900/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 1 = 90,
    60/90 = 60 × 1/90 × 1 = 60/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    900/90 + 60/90 = 900 + 60/90 = 960/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 32/3
  6. In mixed form: 102/3

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