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Add 5/16 and 2/30

5/16 + 2/30 is 91/240.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 30 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 15 = 240,
    5/16 = 5 × 15/16 × 15 = 75/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 8 = 240,
    2/30 = 2 × 8/30 × 8 = 16/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    75/240 + 16/240 = 75 + 16/240 = 91/240

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