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Add 18/3 and 45/6

1st number: 6 0/3, 2nd number: 7 3/6

18/3 + 45/6 is 27/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 6 is 6

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 2 = 6,
    18/3 = 18 × 2/3 × 2 = 36/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 1 = 6,
    45/6 = 45 × 1/6 × 1 = 45/6
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    36/6 + 45/6 = 36 + 45/6 = 81/6
  5. 81/6 simplified gives 27/2
  6. So, 18/3 + 45/6 = 27/2
    In mixed form: 131/2

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