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Add 2/15 and 18/60

2/15 + 18/60 is 13/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 4 = 60,
    2/15 = 2 × 4/15 × 4 = 8/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    18/60 = 18 × 1/60 × 1 = 18/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    8/60 + 18/60 = 8 + 18/60 = 26/60
  5. 26/60 simplified gives 13/30
  6. So, 2/15 + 18/60 = 13/30

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