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Add 1/15 and 5/36

1/15 + 5/36 is 37/180.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 36 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 12 = 180,
    1/15 = 1 × 12/15 × 12 = 12/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 5 = 180,
    5/36 = 5 × 5/36 × 5 = 25/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    12/180 + 25/180 = 12 + 25/180 = 37/180

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