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Add 8/6 and 8/30

1st number: 1 2/6, 2nd number: 8/30

8/6 + 8/30 is 8/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    8/6 = 8 × 5/6 × 5 = 40/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    8/30 = 8 × 1/30 × 1 = 8/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/30 + 8/30 = 40 + 8/30 = 48/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 8/5
  6. In mixed form: 13/5

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