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Add 45/30 and 8/14

1st number: 1 15/30, 2nd number: 8/14

45/30 + 8/14 is 29/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 14 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 14 × 15 = 210,
    8/14 = 8 × 15/14 × 15 = 120/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    315/210 + 120/210 = 315 + 120/210 = 435/210
  5. 435/210 simplified gives 29/14
  6. So, 45/30 + 8/14 = 29/14
    In mixed form: 21/14

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