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Add 7/30 and 1/8

7/30 + 1/8 is 43/120.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 8 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,
    7/30 = 7 × 4/30 × 4 = 28/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 15 = 120,
    1/8 = 1 × 15/8 × 15 = 15/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    28/120 + 15/120 = 28 + 15/120 = 43/120

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