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Add 18/6 and 49/4

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

18/6 + 49/4 is 61/4.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 4 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 2 = 12,
    18/6 = 18 × 2/6 × 2 = 36/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,
    49/4 = 49 × 3/4 × 3 = 147/12
  4. Add the two fractions:
    36/12 + 147/12 = 36 + 147/12 = 183/12
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/4
  6. In mixed form: 151/4

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