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Add 9/2 and 3/30

1st number: 4 1/2, 2nd number: 3/30

9/2 + 3/30 is 23/5.

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,
    3/30 = 3 × 1/30 × 1 = 3/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    135/30 + 3/30 = 135 + 3/30 = 138/30
  5. 138/30 simplified gives 23/5
  6. So, 9/2 + 3/30 = 23/5
    In mixed form: 43/5

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