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Add 18/2 and 35/28

1st number: 9 0/2, 2nd number: 1 7/28

18/2 + 35/28 is 41/4.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 28 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 14 = 28,
    18/2 = 18 × 14/2 × 14 = 252/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 1 = 28,
    35/28 = 35 × 1/28 × 1 = 35/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    252/28 + 35/28 = 252 + 35/28 = 287/28
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 41/4
  6. In mixed form: 101/4

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