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Add 6/2 and 30/14

1st number: 3 0/2, 2nd number: 2 2/14

6/2 + 30/14 is 36/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 14 is 14
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 7 = 14,
    6/2 = 6 × 7/2 × 7 = 42/14
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 1 = 14,
    30/14 = 30 × 1/14 × 1 = 30/14
  4. Add the two fractions:
    42/14 + 30/14 = 42 + 30/14 = 72/14
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 36/7
  6. In mixed form: 51/7

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