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Add 27/18 and 60/36

1st number: 1 9/18, 2nd number: 1 24/36

27/18 + 60/36 is 19/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 36 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 2 = 36,
    27/18 = 27 × 2/18 × 2 = 54/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    60/36 = 60 × 1/36 × 1 = 60/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    54/36 + 60/36 = 54 + 60/36 = 114/36
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/6
  6. In mixed form: 31/6

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