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Add 30/6 and 3/72

1st number: 5 0/6, 2nd number: 3/72

30/6 + 3/72 is 121/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 72 is 72
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 12 = 72,
    30/6 = 30 × 12/6 × 12 = 360/72
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 72 × 1 = 72,
    3/72 = 3 × 1/72 × 1 = 3/72
  4. Add the two fractions:
    360/72 + 3/72 = 360 + 3/72 = 363/72
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 121/24
  6. In mixed form: 51/24

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