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Add 3/54 and 18/24

3/54 + 18/24 is 29/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 24 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 4 = 216,
    3/54 = 3 × 4/54 × 4 = 12/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 9 = 216,
    18/24 = 18 × 9/24 × 9 = 162/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    12/216 + 162/216 = 12 + 162/216 = 174/216
  5. 174/216 simplified gives 29/36
  6. So, 3/54 + 18/24 = 29/36

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