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Add 1/18 and 63/60

1st number: 1/18, 2nd number: 1 3/60

1/18 + 63/60 is 199/180.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 60 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 10 = 180,
    1/18 = 1 × 10/18 × 10 = 10/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 3 = 180,
    63/60 = 63 × 3/60 × 3 = 189/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/180 + 189/180 = 10 + 189/180 = 199/180
  5. In mixed form: 119/180

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