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Add 36/5 and 4/30

1st number: 7 1/5, 2nd number: 4/30

36/5 + 4/30 is 22/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 6 = 30,
    36/5 = 36 × 6/5 × 6 = 216/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    4/30 = 4 × 1/30 × 1 = 4/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/30 + 4/30 = 216 + 4/30 = 220/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 22/3
  6. In mixed form: 71/3

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