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Add 18/3 and 60/8

1st number: 6 0/3, 2nd number: 7 4/8

18/3 + 60/8 is 27/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 8 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 8 × 3 = 24,
    60/8 = 60 × 3/8 × 3 = 180/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    144/24 + 180/24 = 144 + 180/24 = 324/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 27/2
  6. In mixed form: 131/2

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