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Add 18/3 and 30/24

1st number: 6 0/3, 2nd number: 1 6/24

18/3 + 30/24 is 29/4.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 8 = 24,
    18/3 = 18 × 8/3 × 8 = 144/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    30/24 = 30 × 1/24 × 1 = 30/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    144/24 + 30/24 = 144 + 30/24 = 174/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 29/4
  6. In mixed form: 71/4

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