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Add 30/25 and 18/36

1st number: 1 5/25, 2nd number: 18/36

30/25 + 18/36 is 17/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 36 is 900
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 36 = 900,
    30/25 = 30 × 36/25 × 36 = 1080/900
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 25 = 900,
    18/36 = 18 × 25/36 × 25 = 450/900
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1080/900 + 450/900 = 1080 + 450/900 = 1530/900
  5. 1530/900 simplified gives 17/10
  6. So, 30/25 + 18/36 = 17/10
    In mixed form: 17/10

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