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Add 42/6 and 5/30

1st number: 7 0/6, 2nd number: 5/30

42/6 + 5/30 is 43/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    42/6 = 42 × 5/6 × 5 = 210/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    5/30 = 5 × 1/30 × 1 = 5/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    210/30 + 5/30 = 210 + 5/30 = 215/30
  5. 215/30 simplified gives 43/6
  6. So, 42/6 + 5/30 = 43/6
    In mixed form: 71/6

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