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Add 18/12 and 36/25

1st number: 1 6/12, 2nd number: 1 11/25

18/12 + 36/25 is 147/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 25 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    18/12 = 18 × 25/12 × 25 = 450/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 12 = 300,
    36/25 = 36 × 12/25 × 12 = 432/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    450/300 + 432/300 = 450 + 432/300 = 882/300
  5. 882/300 simplified gives 147/50
  6. So, 18/12 + 36/25 = 147/50
    In mixed form: 247/50

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