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Add 1/6 and 18/84

1/6 + 18/84 is 8/21.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 84 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    1/6 = 1 × 14/6 × 14 = 14/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    18/84 = 18 × 1/84 × 1 = 18/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    14/84 + 18/84 = 14 + 18/84 = 32/84
  5. 32/84 simplified gives 8/21
  6. So, 1/6 + 18/84 = 8/21

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