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Add 12/18 and 60/54

1st number: 12/18, 2nd number: 1 6/54

12/18 + 60/54 is 16/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 3 = 54,
    12/18 = 12 × 3/18 × 3 = 36/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    60/54 = 60 × 1/54 × 1 = 60/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    36/54 + 60/54 = 36 + 60/54 = 96/54
  5. 96/54 simplified gives 16/9
  6. So, 12/18 + 60/54 = 16/9
    In mixed form: 17/9

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