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Add 24/9 and 7/36

1st number: 2 6/9, 2nd number: 7/36

24/9 + 7/36 is 103/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 36 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 4 = 36,
    24/9 = 24 × 4/9 × 4 = 96/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    7/36 = 7 × 1/36 × 1 = 7/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/36 + 7/36 = 96 + 7/36 = 103/36
  5. In mixed form: 231/36

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