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Add 28/3 and 15/36

1st number: 9 1/3, 2nd number: 15/36

28/3 + 15/36 is 39/4.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 36 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 12 = 36,
    28/3 = 28 × 12/3 × 12 = 336/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    15/36 = 15 × 1/36 × 1 = 15/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    336/36 + 15/36 = 336 + 15/36 = 351/36
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 39/4
  6. In mixed form: 93/4

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