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Add 60/2 and 6/72

1st number: 30 0/2, 2nd number: 6/72

60/2 + 6/72 is 361/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 72 is 72
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 36 = 72,
    60/2 = 60 × 36/2 × 36 = 2160/72
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 72 × 1 = 72,
    6/72 = 6 × 1/72 × 1 = 6/72
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2160/72 + 6/72 = 2160 + 6/72 = 2166/72
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 361/12
  6. In mixed form: 301/12

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