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Add 18/60 and 45/50

18/60 + 45/50 is 6/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 50 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 5 = 300,
    18/60 = 18 × 5/60 × 5 = 90/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,
    45/50 = 45 × 6/50 × 6 = 270/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    90/300 + 270/300 = 90 + 270/300 = 360/300
  5. 360/300 simplified gives 6/5
  6. So, 18/60 + 45/50 = 6/5
    In mixed form: 11/5

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