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Add 2/6 and 3/36

2/6 + 3/36 is 5/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 36 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 6 = 36,
    2/6 = 2 × 6/6 × 6 = 12/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    3/36 = 3 × 1/36 × 1 = 3/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    12/36 + 3/36 = 12 + 3/36 = 15/36
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 5/12

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