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Add 2/9 and 2/6

2/9 + 2/6 is 5/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 6 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,
    2/9 = 2 × 2/9 × 2 = 4/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 3 = 18,
    2/6 = 2 × 3/6 × 3 = 6/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    4/18 + 6/18 = 4 + 6/18 = 10/18
  5. 10/18 simplified gives 5/9
  6. So, 2/9 + 2/6 = 5/9

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