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Add 18/2 and 15/3

1st number: 9 0/2, 2nd number: 5 0/3

18/2 + 15/3 is 14/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 3 is 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 3 = 6,
    18/2 = 18 × 3/2 × 3 = 54/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 2 = 6,
    15/3 = 15 × 2/3 × 2 = 30/6
  4. Add the two fractions:
    54/6 + 30/6 = 54 + 30/6 = 84/6
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 14/1

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