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Add 9/2 and 15/30

1st number: 4 1/2, 2nd number: 15/30

9/2 + 15/30 is 5/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 15 = 30,
    9/2 = 9 × 15/2 × 15 = 135/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    15/30 = 15 × 1/30 × 1 = 15/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    135/30 + 15/30 = 135 + 15/30 = 150/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 5/1

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