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Add 5/30 and 50/80

5/30 + 50/80 is 19/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 80 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 8 = 240,
    5/30 = 5 × 8/30 × 8 = 40/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 80 × 3 = 240,
    50/80 = 50 × 3/80 × 3 = 150/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/240 + 150/240 = 40 + 150/240 = 190/240
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/24

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