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Add 30/9 and 6/32

1st number: 3 3/9, 2nd number: 6/32

30/9 + 6/32 is 169/48.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 32 is 288
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 32 = 288,
    30/9 = 30 × 32/9 × 32 = 960/288
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 32 × 9 = 288,
    6/32 = 6 × 9/32 × 9 = 54/288
  4. Add the two fractions:
    960/288 + 54/288 = 960 + 54/288 = 1014/288
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 169/48
  6. In mixed form: 325/48

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