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Add 30/25 and 2/18

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

30/25 + 2/18 is 59/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 18 is 450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 18 = 450,
    30/25 = 30 × 18/25 × 18 = 540/450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 25 = 450,
    2/18 = 2 × 25/18 × 25 = 50/450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    540/450 + 50/450 = 540 + 50/450 = 590/450
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 59/45
  6. In mixed form: 114/45

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