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Add 40/30 and 21/32

1st number: 1 10/30, 2nd number: 21/32

40/30 + 21/32 is 191/96.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 32 is 480
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 16 = 480,
    40/30 = 40 × 16/30 × 16 = 640/480
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 32 × 15 = 480,
    21/32 = 21 × 15/32 × 15 = 315/480
  4. Add the two fractions:
    640/480 + 315/480 = 640 + 315/480 = 955/480
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 191/96
  6. In mixed form: 195/96

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