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Add 45/24 and 6/30

1st number: 1 21/24, 2nd number: 6/30

45/24 + 6/30 is 83/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 30 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    45/24 = 45 × 5/24 × 5 = 225/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,
    6/30 = 6 × 4/30 × 4 = 24/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    225/120 + 24/120 = 225 + 24/120 = 249/120
  5. 249/120 simplified gives 83/40
  6. So, 45/24 + 6/30 = 83/40
    In mixed form: 23/40

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