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Add 54/28 and 12/30

1st number: 1 26/28, 2nd number: 12/30

54/28 + 12/30 is 163/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 30 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 15 = 420,
    54/28 = 54 × 15/28 × 15 = 810/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 14 = 420,
    12/30 = 12 × 14/30 × 14 = 168/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    810/420 + 168/420 = 810 + 168/420 = 978/420
  5. 978/420 simplified gives 163/70
  6. So, 54/28 + 12/30 = 163/70
    In mixed form: 223/70

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