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Add 48/30 and 7/12

1st number: 1 18/30, 2nd number: 7/12

48/30 + 7/12 is 131/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 12 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 2 = 60,
    48/30 = 48 × 2/30 × 2 = 96/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 5 = 60,
    7/12 = 7 × 5/12 × 5 = 35/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/60 + 35/60 = 96 + 35/60 = 131/60
  5. So, 48/30 + 7/12 = 131/60
    In mixed form: 211/60

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