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Add 28/6 and 45/36

1st number: 4 4/6, 2nd number: 1 9/36

28/6 + 45/36 is 71/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 36 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 6 = 36,
    28/6 = 28 × 6/6 × 6 = 168/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    45/36 = 45 × 1/36 × 1 = 45/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    168/36 + 45/36 = 168 + 45/36 = 213/36
  5. 213/36 simplified gives 71/12
  6. So, 28/6 + 45/36 = 71/12
    In mixed form: 511/12

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