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Add 70/24 and 2/30

1st number: 2 22/24, 2nd number: 2/30

70/24 + 2/30 is 179/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 30 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    70/24 = 70 × 5/24 × 5 = 350/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,
    2/30 = 2 × 4/30 × 4 = 8/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/120 + 8/120 = 350 + 8/120 = 358/120
  5. 358/120 simplified gives 179/60
  6. So, 70/24 + 2/30 = 179/60
    In mixed form: 259/60

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