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Add 30/36 and 27/48

30/36 + 27/48 is 67/48.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 48 is 144
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 4 = 144,
    30/36 = 30 × 4/36 × 4 = 120/144
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 3 = 144,
    27/48 = 27 × 3/48 × 3 = 81/144
  4. Add the two fractions:
    120/144 + 81/144 = 120 + 81/144 = 201/144
  5. 201/144 simplified gives 67/48
  6. So, 30/36 + 27/48 = 67/48
    In mixed form: 119/48

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