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Add 18/6 and 60/16

1st number: 3 0/6, 2nd number: 3 12/16

18/6 + 60/16 is 27/4.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 16 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 8 = 48,
    18/6 = 18 × 8/6 × 8 = 144/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,
    60/16 = 60 × 3/16 × 3 = 180/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    144/48 + 180/48 = 144 + 180/48 = 324/48
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 27/4
  6. In mixed form: 63/4

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