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Add 12/15 and 24/18

1st number: 12/15, 2nd number: 1 6/18

12/15 + 24/18 is 32/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 18 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 6 = 90,
    12/15 = 12 × 6/15 × 6 = 72/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 5 = 90,
    24/18 = 24 × 5/18 × 5 = 120/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    72/90 + 120/90 = 72 + 120/90 = 192/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 32/15
  6. In mixed form: 22/15

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