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Add 2/36 and 5/63

2/36 + 5/63 is 17/126.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 63 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 7 = 252,
    2/36 = 2 × 7/36 × 7 = 14/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 4 = 252,
    5/63 = 5 × 4/63 × 4 = 20/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    14/252 + 20/252 = 14 + 20/252 = 34/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 17/126

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