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Add 18/6 and 30/32

1st number: 3 0/6, 2nd number: 30/32

18/6 + 30/32 is 63/16.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 32 is 96
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 16 = 96,
    18/6 = 18 × 16/6 × 16 = 288/96
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 32 × 3 = 96,
    30/32 = 30 × 3/32 × 3 = 90/96
  4. Add the two fractions:
    288/96 + 90/96 = 288 + 90/96 = 378/96
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 63/16
  6. In mixed form: 315/16

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