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Add 18/3 and 50/4

1st number: 6 0/3, 2nd number: 12 2/4

18/3 + 50/4 is 37/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 4 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 4 = 12,
    18/3 = 18 × 4/3 × 4 = 72/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,
    50/4 = 50 × 3/4 × 3 = 150/12
  4. Add the two fractions:
    72/12 + 150/12 = 72 + 150/12 = 222/12
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 37/2
  6. In mixed form: 181/2

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