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Add 40/30 and 63/48

1st number: 1 10/30, 2nd number: 1 15/48

40/30 + 63/48 is 127/48.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 48 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 8 = 240,
    40/30 = 40 × 8/30 × 8 = 320/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    63/48 = 63 × 5/48 × 5 = 315/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    320/240 + 315/240 = 320 + 315/240 = 635/240
  5. 635/240 simplified gives 127/48
  6. So, 40/30 + 63/48 = 127/48
    In mixed form: 231/48

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