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Add 54/30 and 70/48

1st number: 1 24/30, 2nd number: 1 22/48

54/30 + 70/48 is 391/120.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 48 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 8 = 240,
    54/30 = 54 × 8/30 × 8 = 432/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    70/48 = 70 × 5/48 × 5 = 350/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    432/240 + 350/240 = 432 + 350/240 = 782/240
  5. 782/240 simplified gives 391/120
  6. So, 54/30 + 70/48 = 391/120
    In mixed form: 331/120

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