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Add 28/5 and 18/36

1st number: 5 3/5, 2nd number: 18/36

28/5 + 18/36 is 61/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 36 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 36 = 180,
    28/5 = 28 × 36/5 × 36 = 1008/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 5 = 180,
    18/36 = 18 × 5/36 × 5 = 90/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1008/180 + 90/180 = 1008 + 90/180 = 1098/180
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/10
  6. In mixed form: 61/10

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