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Add 5/48 and 4/30

5/48 + 4/30 is 19/80.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 48 and 30 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    5/48 = 5 × 5/48 × 5 = 25/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 8 = 240,
    4/30 = 4 × 8/30 × 8 = 32/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/240 + 32/240 = 25 + 32/240 = 57/240
  5. 57/240 simplified gives 19/80
  6. So, 5/48 + 4/30 = 19/80

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