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Add 75/30 and 45/24

1st number: 2 15/30, 2nd number: 1 21/24

75/30 + 45/24 is 35/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,
    75/30 = 75 × 4/30 × 4 = 300/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    45/24 = 45 × 5/24 × 5 = 225/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    300/120 + 225/120 = 300 + 225/120 = 525/120
  5. 525/120 simplified gives 35/8
  6. So, 75/30 + 45/24 = 35/8
    In mixed form: 43/8

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