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Add 56/6 and 12/30

1st number: 9 2/6, 2nd number: 12/30

56/6 + 12/30 is 146/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    56/6 = 56 × 5/6 × 5 = 280/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    12/30 = 12 × 1/30 × 1 = 12/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    280/30 + 12/30 = 280 + 12/30 = 292/30
  5. 292/30 simplified gives 146/15
  6. So, 56/6 + 12/30 = 146/15
    In mixed form: 911/15

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