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Add 9/30 and 60/12

1st number: 9/30, 2nd number: 5 0/12

9/30 + 60/12 is 53/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 12 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 2 = 60,
    9/30 = 9 × 2/30 × 2 = 18/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 5 = 60,
    60/12 = 60 × 5/12 × 5 = 300/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/60 + 300/60 = 18 + 300/60 = 318/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 53/10
  6. In mixed form: 53/10

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