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Add 4/2 and 7/15

1st number: 2 0/2, 2nd number: 7/15

4/2 + 7/15 is 37/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 15 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 15 = 30,
    4/2 = 4 × 15/2 × 15 = 60/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 2 = 30,
    7/15 = 7 × 2/15 × 2 = 14/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    60/30 + 14/30 = 60 + 14/30 = 74/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 37/15
  6. In mixed form: 27/15

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