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Add 18/2 and 54/28

1st number: 9 0/2, 2nd number: 1 26/28

18/2 + 54/28 is 153/14.

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,
    54/28 = 54 × 1/28 × 1 = 54/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    252/28 + 54/28 = 252 + 54/28 = 306/28
  5. 306/28 simplified gives 153/14
  6. So, 18/2 + 54/28 = 153/14
    In mixed form: 1013/14

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