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Add 4/30 and 4/10

4/30 + 4/10 is 8/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 10 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    4/30 = 4 × 1/30 × 1 = 4/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    4/10 = 4 × 3/10 × 3 = 12/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    4/30 + 12/30 = 4 + 12/30 = 16/30
  5. 16/30 simplified gives 8/15
  6. So, 4/30 + 4/10 = 8/15

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