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Add 2/6 and 45/4

1st number: 2/6, 2nd number: 11 1/4

2/6 + 45/4 is 139/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 4 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 2 = 12,
    2/6 = 2 × 2/6 × 2 = 4/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,
    45/4 = 45 × 3/4 × 3 = 135/12
  4. Add the two fractions:
    4/12 + 135/12 = 4 + 135/12 = 139/12
  5. In mixed form: 117/12

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