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Add 36/30 and 70/24

1st number: 1 6/30, 2nd number: 2 22/24

36/30 + 70/24 is 247/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,
    36/30 = 36 × 4/30 × 4 = 144/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    70/24 = 70 × 5/24 × 5 = 350/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    144/120 + 350/120 = 144 + 350/120 = 494/120
  5. 494/120 simplified gives 247/60
  6. So, 36/30 + 70/24 = 247/60
    In mixed form: 47/60

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