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Add 5/30 and 6/8

5/30 + 6/8 is 11/12.

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,
    6/8 = 6 × 15/8 × 15 = 90/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/120 + 90/120 = 20 + 90/120 = 110/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 11/12

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