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Add 30/6 and 6/72

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

30/6 + 6/72 is 61/12.

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,
    6/72 = 6 × 1/72 × 1 = 6/72
  4. Add the two fractions:
    360/72 + 6/72 = 360 + 6/72 = 366/72
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/12
  6. In mixed form: 51/12

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