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Add 18/14 and 4/9

1st number: 1 4/14, 2nd number: 4/9

18/14 + 4/9 is 109/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 9 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 9 = 126,
    18/14 = 18 × 9/14 × 9 = 162/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 14 = 126,
    4/9 = 4 × 14/9 × 14 = 56/126
  4. Add the two fractions:
    162/126 + 56/126 = 162 + 56/126 = 218/126
  5. 218/126 simplified gives 109/63
  6. So, 18/14 + 4/9 = 109/63
    In mixed form: 146/63

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