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Add 45/30 and 16/7

1st number: 1 15/30, 2nd number: 2 2/7

45/30 + 16/7 is 53/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 7 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    45/30 = 45 × 7/30 × 7 = 315/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 30 = 210,
    16/7 = 16 × 30/7 × 30 = 480/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    315/210 + 480/210 = 315 + 480/210 = 795/210
  5. 795/210 simplified gives 53/14
  6. So, 45/30 + 16/7 = 53/14
    In mixed form: 311/14

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