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Add 18/2 and 45/75

1st number: 9 0/2, 2nd number: 45/75

18/2 + 45/75 is 48/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 75 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 75 = 150,
    18/2 = 18 × 75/2 × 75 = 1350/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 2 = 150,
    45/75 = 45 × 2/75 × 2 = 90/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1350/150 + 90/150 = 1350 + 90/150 = 1440/150
  5. 1440/150 simplified gives 48/5
  6. So, 18/2 + 45/75 = 48/5
    In mixed form: 93/5

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