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Add 5/30 and 35/8

1st number: 5/30, 2nd number: 4 3/8

5/30 + 35/8 is 109/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 8 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,
    5/30 = 5 × 4/30 × 4 = 20/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 15 = 120,
    35/8 = 35 × 15/8 × 15 = 525/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/120 + 525/120 = 20 + 525/120 = 545/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 109/24
  6. In mixed form: 413/24

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