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Add 18/36 and 9/25

18/36 + 9/25 is 43/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 25 is 900
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 25 = 900,
    18/36 = 18 × 25/36 × 25 = 450/900
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 36 = 900,
    9/25 = 9 × 36/25 × 36 = 324/900
  4. Add the two fractions:
    450/900 + 324/900 = 450 + 324/900 = 774/900
  5. 774/900 simplified gives 43/50
  6. So, 18/36 + 9/25 = 43/50

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