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Add 63/40 and 96/30

1st number: 1 23/40, 2nd number: 3 6/30

63/40 + 96/30 is 191/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 30 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 3 = 120,
    63/40 = 63 × 3/40 × 3 = 189/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,
    96/30 = 96 × 4/30 × 4 = 384/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    189/120 + 384/120 = 189 + 384/120 = 573/120
  5. 573/120 simplified gives 191/40
  6. So, 63/40 + 96/30 = 191/40
    In mixed form: 431/40

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