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Add 70/10 and 50/30

1st number: 7 0/10, 2nd number: 1 20/30

70/10 + 50/30 is 26/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    70/10 = 70 × 3/10 × 3 = 210/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    50/30 = 50 × 1/30 × 1 = 50/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    210/30 + 50/30 = 210 + 50/30 = 260/30
  5. 260/30 simplified gives 26/3
  6. So, 70/10 + 50/30 = 26/3
    In mixed form: 82/3

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