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Add 30/6 and 5/10

1st number: 5 0/6, 2nd number: 5/10

30/6 + 5/10 is 11/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 10 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    30/6 = 30 × 5/6 × 5 = 150/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    5/10 = 5 × 3/10 × 3 = 15/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/30 + 15/30 = 150 + 15/30 = 165/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 11/2
  6. In mixed form: 51/2

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