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Add 36/30 and 10/48

1st number: 1 6/30, 2nd number: 10/48

36/30 + 10/48 is 169/120.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 48 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 8 = 240,
    36/30 = 36 × 8/30 × 8 = 288/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    10/48 = 10 × 5/48 × 5 = 50/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    288/240 + 50/240 = 288 + 50/240 = 338/240
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 169/120
  6. In mixed form: 149/120

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