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Add 30/5 and 4/9

1st number: 6 0/5, 2nd number: 4/9

30/5 + 4/9 is 58/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 9 is 45
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 9 = 45,
    30/5 = 30 × 9/5 × 9 = 270/45
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 5 = 45,
    4/9 = 4 × 5/9 × 5 = 20/45
  4. Add the two fractions:
    270/45 + 20/45 = 270 + 20/45 = 290/45
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 58/9
  6. In mixed form: 64/9

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