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Add 18/6 and 56/60

1st number: 3 0/6, 2nd number: 56/60

18/6 + 56/60 is 59/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 10 = 60,
    18/6 = 18 × 10/6 × 10 = 180/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    56/60 = 56 × 1/60 × 1 = 56/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    180/60 + 56/60 = 180 + 56/60 = 236/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 59/15
  6. In mixed form: 314/15

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