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Add 28/25 and 18/12

1st number: 1 3/25, 2nd number: 1 6/12

28/25 + 18/12 is 131/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 12 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 12 = 300,
    28/25 = 28 × 12/25 × 12 = 336/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    18/12 = 18 × 25/12 × 25 = 450/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    336/300 + 450/300 = 336 + 450/300 = 786/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 131/50
  6. In mixed form: 231/50

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