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Add 36/30 and 10/72

1st number: 1 6/30, 2nd number: 10/72

36/30 + 10/72 is 241/180.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 72 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 12 = 360,
    36/30 = 36 × 12/30 × 12 = 432/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 72 × 5 = 360,
    10/72 = 10 × 5/72 × 5 = 50/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    432/360 + 50/360 = 432 + 50/360 = 482/360
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 241/180
  6. In mixed form: 161/180

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