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Add 84/6 and 50/30

1st number: 14 0/6, 2nd number: 1 20/30

84/6 + 50/30 is 47/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 30 is 30

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    84/6 = 84 × 5/6 × 5 = 420/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    50/30 = 50 × 1/30 × 1 = 50/30
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    420/30 + 50/30 = 420 + 50/30 = 470/30
  5. 470/30 simplified gives 47/3
  6. So, 84/6 + 50/30 = 47/3
    In mixed form: 152/3

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