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Add 27/18 and 35/45

1st number: 1 9/18, 2nd number: 35/45

27/18 + 35/45 is 41/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 45 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 5 = 90,
    27/18 = 27 × 5/18 × 5 = 135/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,
    35/45 = 35 × 2/45 × 2 = 70/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    135/90 + 70/90 = 135 + 70/90 = 205/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 41/18
  6. In mixed form: 25/18

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