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Add 30/6 and 6/9

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

30/6 + 6/9 is 17/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 9 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 3 = 18,
    30/6 = 30 × 3/6 × 3 = 90/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,
    6/9 = 6 × 2/9 × 2 = 12/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    90/18 + 12/18 = 90 + 12/18 = 102/18
  5. 102/18 simplified gives 17/3
  6. So, 30/6 + 6/9 = 17/3
    In mixed form: 52/3

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